Impact stories archive for 2015


For many West Bank residents, work means a daily trek across the military checkpoint to Israel. Clearing land for safe cultivation offers an alternative.

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A wartime attack on a military convoy left ammunition scattered around the countryside, bringing devastation to one farmer and his family seven years later.

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The HALO Trust redeployed survey, manual demining and mechanical demining teams to Gurbuz District to clear the area where a large number of refugee families...

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A minefield covering almost five hectares has been cleared by HALO enabling the land to be used by the local agricultural cooperative.

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Former fighters in the Somaliland civil war are now united in clearing mines.

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In Sri Lanka, bundline KLN-BND11e was built and landmines heavily lain to defend the town of Kilinochchi during the conflict. The HALO Trust commenced clearance...

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