victim assistance

Operational Guidance on G&D in Victim Assistance

During the Intersessional Meetings to the APMBC being held in Geneva on 7 and 8 June, GMAP launched a new publication: Operational Guidance – Victim Assistance Responsive to Gender and Other Diversity Aspects. The number of mine and ERW casualties has been on the rise since 2013, and mine action funding dedicated to victim assistance […]

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Including Men and Boys with Disabilities in Afghanistan

On 10 April, the GICHD and GMAP co-hosted a public event titled “Including Men and Boys with Disabilities in Afghanistan”. Afghanistan is one of the countries most affected by landmines and explosive remnants of war (ERW), with more than 1,400 communities impacted. In 2016, men and boys made up 85% of the more than 1,900 […]

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Gender and Diversity in Mine Action Publications, and Obama’s Visit to Lao PDR

With this year’s publication of the 7th annual Cluster Munition Monitor (CMM) report, GMAP wishes to highlight the importance of considering gender and diversity when collecting data and reporting on cluster munition victims. The 7th annual Cluster Munition Monitor (CMM) report was published on 1 September 2016 and brought updates and developments on the cluster […]

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