Month: February 2016

UNICEF’s Age-sensitive MRE Programming in Ukraine

The on-going conflict in eastern Ukraine has deeply affected many children. UNICEF estimates that in 2015 there were 28 casualties caused by landmines and unexploded ordnance (UXO). Two years on, Ukraine conflict affects over half a million children – UNICEF GMAP is committed to helping protect women, girls, boys, and men from the impact of […]

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GMAP at the 19th International Meeting of Mine Action National Programme Directors and United Nations Advisors in Geneva

Arianna Calza Bini, director of the Gender and Mine Action Programme, participated in a panel on Transformation and Innovation in mine action at the 19th International Meeting of  Mine Action National Programme Directors and United Nations Advisors in Geneva on Thursday, 18 February. Her presentation highlighted GMAP’s work with partners (UN, National Mine Action Authorities, […]

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New GMAP Programme Manager

GMAP has the pleasure to welcome Nicola Sandhu as the new Programme Manager! Nicola has experience both in mine action and gender related work. Her most recent professional experience comes from the mine action sector in Colombia, where she worked for UNMAS focusing on mine action, DDR/peacebuilding activities, as well as served as the team’s […]

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