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Zimbabwe

Mount Darwin in Zimbabwe is mine free after 45 years

HALO hands over first landmine-free district in Zimbabwe’s borderlands Zimbabwe took a major step on the road to finally removing the last remains of its independence war when the first entire district on its mined border…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
HALO
Posted:
15 Nov 2021

Zimbabwe

100,000 landmines gone forever

The HALO Trust has just destroyed its 100,000th landmine in Zimbabwe. Long-forgotten by the rest of the world, Zimbabwe is one of the most densely mined countries in the world. Over 15 per cent of all landmines…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
HALO
Posted:
31 Mar 2020

Angola

BP announces $6.1 million for mine clearance in Angola

LARGEST EVER CORPORATE DONATION TO LANDMINE CLEARANCE HALO and BP expand ambitions in the Benguela region Increased cash injection will help safely clear mines from land equivalent to almost 200 football pitches Will support 129 staff, including 85 female…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
HALO
Posted:
05 Mar 2020

Angola

Clearing landmines for conservation

HALO has begun surveying and clearing minefields around the settlement of Tempué in Angola so that the National Geographic Society’s Okavango Wilderness Project can undertake conservation research and conservation-linked community development. The clearance project will see HALO…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
HALO
Posted:
04 Mar 2020

Angola

Angola invests $60m to clear landmines from Earth’s ‘last wild place’

The HALO Trust seeks additional funds to safeguard the entire Okavango watershed in the Angolan highlands LONDON-LUANDA – A major new conservation initiative was announced today between landmine clearance charity The HALO Trust and the Government of…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
HALO
Posted:
18 Jun 2019

Angola

Thanks to BP Angola our 100 Women in Demining project is growing

On 3rd May 2019 we celebrated BP’s $1.2 million grant to HALO’s landmine clearance in Angola at a signing ceremony in the capital, Luanda. HALO has been working in Angola for almost 25 years, removing landmines, saving…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
HALO
Posted:
21 May 2019

Angola

BP gives $1.2 million for mine clearance and women's empowerment in Angola

BP ANGOLA COMMITS $1.2 MILLION FOR PIONEERING LANDMINE CLEARING IN ANGOLA WITH THE HALO TRUST Cash injection will support the HALO Trust’s 100 Women in Demining project, designed to employ and empower more women in humanitarian mine…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
HALO
Posted:
04 May 2019

Angola

Cazengo Coffee to help clear Angolan landmines

The HALO Trust is to partner with Cazengo Coffee, who will be offering Angolan coffee to the US market for the first time in 40 years and contributing a share of sales to landmine clearance in…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
HALO
Posted:
03 May 2018

Angola

Thirty years on, the landmines of Cuito Cuanavale still kill and maim

Cuito Cuanavale, Angola—site of the largest battle on African soil since World War II and a potent symbol of Angola’s brutal civil war. Thirty years ago, as the South African backed troops of the National Union for…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
HALO
Posted:
30 Mar 2018