News archive for 2011


The HALO Trust has completed legal registration in Colombia making it the first civilian humanitarian mine clearance organisation currently registered in Colombia.HALO Survey Teams have...

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Following the August 2008 conflict between Russia and Georgia, the US Department of State prepared a large-scale humanitarian response.HALO's longstanding presence in Georgia and the...

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The Handheld Stand-off Mine Detection System, known as HSTAMIDS, is a dual-sensor mine detector developed specifically for the U.S. military by L-3 Communications Cyterra Corporation.HSTAMIDS...

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Mrs McCain took 4 days out from her husband, Senator John McCain’s, Presidential campaign tour to visit HALO in Kosovo during March.She has previously visited...

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In mid-2008 HALO Cambodia’s deminers achieved an extraordinary clearance milestone by surpassing 200,000 mines found and destroyed since our programme started in 1991.A staggering 168,586...

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HALO has operated in Somaliland since 1999 and currently employs 440 local staff.

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