landmine detection stories

Read about how you can and have changed the lives of people around the world 

Stories

Mine Action Angola - Mariam and her father

Zito hits a hidden landmine with his hoe while preparing his land for crops.

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Mine Action Cambodia - Dit Sim

Landmines were discovered all around the fields near the village shop.

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Mine Action Angola - João

A landmine was found buried hardly 20 meters from where the school children play.

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Mine Action Cambodia - Lann Sa

A former soldier recounts how he lost part of his leg when he stepped on a landmine.

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Mine Action Cambodia - Lay Loun & Chan Saret

Loun has been farming the land with her daughter out of desperation, despite the fear.  

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Mine Action Cambodia - Phouk Nil

The clearance of landmines and explosives from his farm allowed this farmer to thrive.

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Mine Action Cambodia - Leav Sam

Sam had no choice but to farm his land. The HeroRATs found 7 landmines in his fields.

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Staff Story - Tarcisio Muchanga

An APOPO medic at the minefields who makes sure that everyone feels safe and confident at work.

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Mine Action Cambodia - Bundoeth Thoung

The Headmaster is happy that now that the mines are cleared, children will finish school. 

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