Armoured machines accelerate demining in Iraq

ARMOURED MACHINES ACCELERATE DEMINING IN IRAQ

Since 2015, FSD has been implementing a humanitarian demining program in Iraq focused on the disposal of improvised explosive devices and unexploded ordnance in areas previously occupied by ISIS. In certain locations, such as the village of Nasr, machines are now used to support manual demining efforts. In 2014, ISIS disseminated improvised explosive devices in […]

The challenge of demining in the jungle

THE CHALLENGES OF DEMINING IN THE JUNGLE

Colombia, an earthly paradise of biodiversity, has been affected for more than five decades by an armed conflict which left behind numerous anti-personnel mines and other explosive devices. Today, demining the territory is hampered by certain obstacles and requires specific practices, respectful of its ecosystems. FSD assists the Colombian authorities in facing these challenges. Located […]