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UNMAS – Eritrea

unmas-eritreaLocation: Eritrea

Type: International


UNMAS have engaged with Eritrea to develop a mine action strategic plan and develop capacity. UNMAS have also conducted surveys of the contamination to inform their progress.

UNMAS has been assisted in their efforts by DanChurchAid, who have carried out training, and GICHD, who have assisted with information management.

This profile is part of AOAV’s investigation into counter-IED (C-IED) actors around the globe. To see the list of all C-IED actors recorded by AOAV, see here. To see those engaged in the Middle East, the Sahel, North Africa or other highly impacted countries please see here, here, here, and here respectively. This research was made possible by funding from the NATO Counter Improvised Explosive Devices Centre of Excellence (C-IED COE). To read the full report, ‘Addressing the threat posed by IEDs: National, Regional and Global Initiatives’, see here.