GETTING MINES OUT OF THE GROUND, FOR GOOD.

  • HALO EOD officer, Yacouba Kone, giving a briefing to Special Representative to Secretary General (SRSG), MINUSCA Chief – General Babacar Gaye and the UN delegation.

    HALO EOD officer, Yacouba Kone, briefing Special Representative to Secretary General (SRSG), MINUSCA Chief – General Babacar Gaye and the UN delegation.  (photograph courtesy of MINUSCA)

     HALO secures ammunition and explosivesThe HALO Trust Explosive Ordnance disposal team has successfully conducted an operation to remove 6 tonnes of explosives and ammunition from Camp Beal to a...
  • Halo Trust Programme Manager Mr Jamie Graham (left) with Director General of the National Regulatory Authority Mr Phoukhieo Chanthasomboune at the signing ceremony.

    Halo Trust Programme Manager Mr Jamie Graham (left) with Director General of the National Regulatory Authority Mr Phoukhieo Chanthasomboune at the signing ceremony. 

     US gives $1.5m for UXO clearance in Savannakhet United States of America provide US$1.5 million (over 12 billion kip) for the survey and clearance of unexploded ordnance (UXO) in...
  • British High Commissioner James Dauris chatting with one of the deminers.

    British High Commissioner James Dauris chatting with one of the deminers.

     New British High Commissioner visits the HALO Sri Lanka ProgrammeOn 27th May HALO hosted a visit from the newly appointed British High Commissioner to Sri Lanka, James Dauris. Mr Dauris is...
  • The South African Institute of Aquatic Biodiversity's Professor Paul Skelton mentors Masters student Nkosinathi Mazungula as they catch fish to study from the Cuito River.

    The South African Institute of Aquatic Biodiversity's Professor Paul Skelton mentors Masters student Nkosinathi Mazungula as they catch fish to study from the Cuito River.

     HALO supports Okavango Wilderness Project’s expedition in AngolaThe HALO Trust is supporting the Okavango Wilderness Project’s 2015 ‘Source-to-Sand’ Okavango River Expedition by hosting the...
  • Ambassador of Japan to Zimbabwe, H.E. Mr Yoshi Tendai Hiraishi, attended the ceremony in Mukumbura

    Ambassador of Japan to Zimbabwe, H.E. Mr Yoshi Tendai Hiraishi, attended the ceremony in Mukumbura

     Japan supports demining activities in Mukumbura, Mount Darwin districtOn 20th May 2015, the Ambassador of Japan to Zimbabwe, H.E. Mr Yoshi Tendai Hiraishi attended a ceremony in Mukumbura...
  • The Clarks: Rebooted exhibition at the citizenM hotel in New York City.

    The Clarks: Rebooted exhibition at the citizenM hotel in New York City.

    May 18, 2015Clarks and HALO put the Desert Boot centre stage for landmine awarenessClarks and The HALO Trust (HALO) have joined forces in a highly innovative project to celebrate 65 years of the...
  • HALO deminer with the GPX5000 detector in Mozambique

    HALO deminer with the GPX5000 detector in Mozambique

     With Swedish support and Minelab technology, HALO adopts an innovative solution in MozambiqueEven after 25 years of humanitarian mineclearance, The HALO Trust continues to face new challenges...
  •  HALO clears over 5,000 mines in ZimbabweIn March 2015 HALO Zimbabwe achieved the milestone of over 5,000 mines destroyed since clearance began in November 2013. This mineclearance has taken...
  •  The HALO Trust Presentation to the Convention on Conventional Weapons GGECalvin Ruysen of The HALO Trust presented to the Convention on Conventional Weapons Group of Governmental Experts at the...
  •  The Second Most Dangerous Country For Landmines Begins Demining"My father was 79," says Donaldo Gomez, who lives in the steep Andes Mountains of Colombia. "He wasn't sick a day in his life. And...