News archive for 2016


HALO applauds the “End of Conflict” agreement reached today between the Colombian Government and the FARC-EP, including its bilateral ceasefire.

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Colombia, one of the most mine-affected countries in the world, is on the verge of reaching a peace deal after more than fifty years of...

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HALO is working in partnership with UNESCO to preserve a historic site in Herat, Afghanistan's westernmost city.

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Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Angola's journeys to recovery after civil war are markedly different. Angola's is proving particularly challenging.

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The HALO Trust has secured approval from the Israeli and Palestinian authorities and church leaders to begin mine clearance at the Baptism Site.

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The HALO Trust will be joining others in the mine action sector today at an event to raise awareness of the impact of explosive weapons...

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