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United Republic of Tanzania

Drones in Humanitarian Action Case Study No.1: Flood Mapping for Disaster Risk Reduction: Obtaining High-Resolution Imagery to Map and Model Flood Risks in Dar es Salaam

Drones provided high-resolution, up-to-date imagery that was essential to the development of exposure maps and for modeling flood risks in Dar es Salaam. The success of the project has led to further applications and to government…

Format:
Evaluation and Lessons Learned
Source:
FSD, CartONG
Posted:
01 Dec 2016
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Sudan

National capacity building in South Sudan - FSD

As part of FSD's "Capacity Building Support" project for the Sudan Integrated Mine Action Service (SIMAS), the board member and FSD President Henri Leu attended the SIMAS Board meeting held at Rock City Hotel in Juba, South Sudan on…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
FSD
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Burundi

Burundi: A general community Survey as a contribution to the peace process

After completion of the general community survey implementation is envisaged of a national rapid response capacity in conjunction with community liaison in order to clear mines and explosive remnants of war for the benefit of the affected population. Since attaining…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
FSD
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Sudan + 5 more

Swiss mine action in Africa

The FSD, Swiss Foundation for Mine Action, founded in 1997, is one of the foremost international mine action organisations based in Geneva, Switzerland. FSD's focus is on locating and destroying landmines and unexploded ordnance to prevent…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
FSD
Posted:
16 Jan 2006

Sudan

FSD mourns its dead in Sudan

Tuesday, November 1, 10h50 - On Monday 31 October, a FSD mine clearance team working in support of the United Nations World Food Programme's road reconstruction and rehabilitation programme was ambushed in South Sudan. In this violent attack, the…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
FSD
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Sudan

FSD Survey Project in Sudan expands

The FSD Survey Project continues to assist UNMAS to define the landmine and UXO contamination problem in Sudan. The project has recently benefitted from the establishment of a small, highly mobile rapide reponse survey team. This team consisting of 3…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
FSD
Posted:
21 Mar 2011