Our work

In almost 25 years, FSD has carried out humanitarian projects in about thirty countries on four continents.

Discover our current operations.

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Afghanistan (2019) – Each demining team is accompanied by an ambulance and a medic.

Our current operations

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Afghanistan

L'équipe de la FSD devant un véhicule

Central African Republic

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Chad

Des employés de la FSD marchant sur un terrain

Iraq

deux démineurs de la FSD et un chien détecteur de mines

Colombia

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Philippines

Un démineur de la FSD sur le terrain en Ukraine

Ukraine

deux démineurs de la FSD portent une caisse de matériel de déminage

Tajikistan

centimetre by centimetre

In 2020, our deminers cleared 3.2 km² , an area equivalent to the City of London. This work requires constant concentration despite the sometimes extreme working conditions.

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Do you have any questions about our work on the field, about fundraising or about how your donations are used?
Our team is at your disposal.

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info@fsd.ch

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Donor service

donors@fsd.ch

+41 22 562 41 92

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News from the field

FSD, it’s them.
Each day, they deploy their courage and expertise to make the world a safer place. Read the testimonials and stories from our employees around the world.
Machine gun ammunition at the waste dump

Machine gun ammunition at the waste dump

In eastern Ukraine, the poverty caused by the armed conflict has led many people to collect and sell scrap metal to earn a little more money. This is a risky activity, which exposes them to landmines and unexploded ordnance. One day someone brought me an old bucket...

Deminers answer Sophie and Lise’s questions

Deminers answer Sophie and Lise’s questions

Some time ago, FSD was invited to visit a sixth-grade class at the Florimont Institute in Geneva to talk to students about humanitarian demining. After the presentation, the children asked questions which were recorded and passed on to our deminers in the field. This...

Pastor and risk education volunteer

Pastor and risk education volunteer

" I take advantage of my sermons to talk about unexploded ordnance " Joselito Remedios, 54, is a pastor and an explosive ordnance risk education provider. For the past year, he has been a member of the Fondation suisse de déminage (FSD)’s volunteer team in the...

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