Virtual Mine Risk Education in Myanmar
“It is very helpful to know about EORE because there were a lot of incidents and Mine Victims in our village. We will share this knowledge with other villagers & communities. If we have an awareness of mines & ERW, there will b...
Women in Humanitarian Mine Action & Mine risk education
Despite the challenges they face, women like Aisha are resilient, committed and dedicated in their fight for a better future for themselves and their families. “If something bad happened to your family impacting your life, do n...
DDG closes operations in Vietnam due to lack of funding
In April 2020, after seven years in Vietnam, DDG has officially closed operations throughout the country. Between 2013- 2019, DDG is proud to report that more than 1,2 million m2 of land being returned to communities through ar...
HAPPY MOTHERS DAY TO ALL MOTHERS IN HMA. OLENA, A MOTHER AND A FEMALE DEMINER IN EASTERN UKRAINE
“There are many children here just like my son. Someone must clear this land, so they can live in a safe environment.” Olena Chyzh, DDG Ukraine
INTERNATIONAL MINE AWARENESS DAY MESSAGE BY THE SECRETARY GENERAL
"On this International Day for Mine Awareness and Assistance in Mine Action, as the world is dealing with Covid-19, let us not forget the consequences that protracted conflict and landmine contamination continue to have on the ...
THE STATUS OF HUMANITARIAN MINE ACTION (MINE AWARENESS DAY 2020)
Currently, the world is facing an unprecedented crisis of global health. As governments rush to protect communities and control the COVID-19 outbreak, existing vulnerabilities and weakened coping mechanisms in communities conta...
EXPLORE SIDA FUNDED DDG & MAG COUNTRY OPERATIONS
With the help of SIDA funding, DDG and Mines Advisory Group (MAG) are carrying out mine action operations in various countries. Hover your mouse over the map to explore our operations and hear from our staff and beneficiaries i...
COVID - 19
The Danish Refugee Council is closely monitoring and following global public advice in terms of the global outbreak of COVID-19 and is implementing appropriate measures on global, regional and local levels.
DDG STARTS CLEARANCE ACTIVITIES IN COLOMBIA
The DDG team in Colombia is happy to announce the start of clearance activities after a long wait. The deminers are very excited to start clearing explosives from the contaminated land, creating a safer environment for the comm...
THE DEMINING HEROES OF UKRAINE
Many children and adults are killed or seriously injured by mines and unexploded ordnances in Ukraine. The TV channel ARTE has made a documentary about some of our deminers, who involved in mine Humanitarian mine action