Support of Mine Action Program in BiH - Support of BH Mac Survey Teams



Contract partner: ITF Enhancing Human Security / 1 Country: Bosnien und Herzegowina Funding amount: € 150.000,00 Project start: 15.04.2008 End: 15.04.2009

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Overall goal


Im Rahmen dieses Projektes werden vier mobile Entminungsteams des bosnisch-herzegowinischen Mine Action Centers (BH MAC) mit Equipment durch den ITF (International Trust Fund for Demining) unterstützt. Bosnien und Herzegowina gilt als eines der meist verminten Länder der Erde und - als direkte Kriegsfolge - als das am großflächigsten verminte Land in Südosteuropa. Diese Minenpräsenz gilt nicht nur als ein Hindernis für den baulichen Wiederaufbau, sondern auch für die wirtschaftliche Entwicklung. Die bosnisch-herzegowinische Entminungstrategie hat zum Ziel, das Land bis zum Jahr 2019 als minenfrei einzustufen.

project number 8243-00/2008
source of funding OEZA
sector Frieden und Sicherheit
tied
modality
marker
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