GETTING MINES OUT OF THE GROUND, FOR GOOD.

  • HALO recruits staff from the mine impacted communities, as well as other relevant groups.

    HALO recruits staff from the mine impacted communities, as well as other relevant groups.

     Colombia and FARC Agree to Coordinate on Mineclearance The Government of Colombia and the non-state armed group Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) have reached an agreement to...
  • FAA soliers raise the Angolan flag at Cuito Cuanavale anniversary ceremony.

    FAA soliers raise the Angolan flag at Cuito Cuanavale anniversary ceremony.

     Anniversary of the Battle of Cuito Cuanavale, AngolaOn 23rd March 2015 HALO Angola partook in a ceremony organised by the Angolan Government to mark the anniversary of the final major assault...
  •  HALO facilitates the return of almost 300 families after 25 years of displacementIn 1990 the Sri Lankan Army captured the land around the Jaffna harbour and Palaly Airport and established a...
  •  The HALO Trust Appoints New Chief Executive The HALO Trust, the oldest and largest humanitarian landmine clearance organisation in the world, has today announced the appointment of James...
  • HALO staff and Board of Trustees at Drumlanrig Castle

    HALO staff and Board of Trustees at Drumlanrig Castle

     HALO Annual Cross Briefing at Drumlanrig Castle Over 18th and 19th December 2014 HALO held its Annual Cross Briefing in the august and beautiful Drumlanrig Castle. The castle is the...
  • Standing on the cleared mineline

    Standing on the cleared mineline

     International Ambassadors' Visit HALO Trust In early February HALO Sri Lanka received a visit from a large delegation of Heads of Missions resident in India, at the request of the new...
  • Hugo Swire and John Rankin with Damian O'Brien, HALO Programme Manager discussing the challenges of Muhamalai minefield

    Hugo Swire and John Rankin with Damian O'Brien, HALO Programme Manager discussing the challenges of Muhamalai minefield

    Hugo Swire visits Muhamalai, Sri LankaFebruary 02, 2015 At the end of January British MP and Minister of State for South Asia Hugo Swire visited Muhamalai, the largest minefield in Sri Lanka,...
  • Donor Report 2014
    January 22, 2015The HALO Trust's Donor Report 2014 Dear friends and supporters, On behalf of The HALO Trust and our fellow board members, we extend our sincere gratitude for your support this...
  • Japanese Counsellor Takashi Kondo signs the accord with HALO Programme Manager Gerhard Zank

    Japanese Counsellor Takashi Kondo signs the accord with HALO Programme Manager Gerhard Zank

    January 09, 2015The Government of Japan has previously supported The HALO Trust in Angola between 2003 and 2008 with funding for demining totalling US$1,860,000.  Previous demining projects were...
  • HALO has found three anti-tank mines since the start of clearance.

    HALO has found three anti-tank mines since the start of clearance.

    HALO's Emergency Clearance for Afghan Refugees September 24, 2014   In addition to its ongoing 2014 humanitarian mine and UXO clearance operations across Afghanistan, HALO is providing...