UNMAS - Press Conference: Humanitarian Mine Action
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UNMAS - Press Conference: Responding to Emergency – The Impact of Humanitarian Mine Action


United Nations Mine Action Service Press Conference on the occasion of the 25th International Meeting of Mine Action National Directors and United Nations Advisers that takes place on 23 and 24 June in Geneva. The NDM-UN is the annual meeting of mine action stakeholders that brings together civil society, governments and UN community to discuss emerging issues and exchange good practices and lessons learned.

In 2022 the United Nations Mine Action Service marked the International Day for Mine Awareness and Assistance in Mine Action under the theme "Safe Ground, Safe Steps, Safe Home."


  • Dr. Katrine Finsnes, Weapon
    Contamination Medical Advisor, ICRC
  • Paul Heslop, Chief of Mine
    Action Programme, UNMAS Afghanistan
  • Yuliia Samus, Communication
    Team Leader, UNDP Ukraine
  • Callum Peebles, Head of Region,
    Central Asia – Afghanistan (Zoom)
  • Tom Dibb, Ukraine Response Manager, The HALO Trust (Zoom)