GICHD/Humanitarian Demining
Development cooperation , 28.11.2016

GICHD/Humanitarian Demining


Geneva International Centre for Humanitarian Demining supports national authorities, international and regional organisations and NGOs in their efforts to implement more efficient and effective humanitarian mine action. GICHD’s projects during 2016-2020 will support 1) Land Release, 2) Standards, 3) Information Management and 4) Regional Cooperation in the humanitarian mine action. A focus will be to support activities in priority countries outlined in Finland’s Humanitarian Mine Action Concept 2016-2020: Afghanistan, Syria, Iraq and Ukraine. GICHD works in an integrated fashion with the Gender and Mine Action Programme (GMAP) on gender mainstreaming. Finland will support GICHD's projects during 2016-2020 with 0,5 million euros.

Funding decision  28.11.2016

500 000 €

Target region

Developing countries

Objectives monitored by OECD's Development Assistance Committee

  • Participatory development/Good governance
  • Gender equality

Field of activity

  • Land mine clearance 100%

Type of aid

Project-type interventions

Funding channel

Geneva International Centre for Humanitarian Demining



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