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Nataliia Completes Fourth Phase of Rehabilitation
03/08/2018

Nataliia Completes Fourth Phase of Rehabilitation

Nataliia returned to Slovenia for the fourth phase of rehabilitation, supported by ITF, Slovenian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and Ireland.
ITF Becomes an EU Member States’ Specialised Agency
27/07/2018

ITF Becomes an EU Member States’ Specialised Agency

The European Commission granted ITF Enhancing Human Security the title of EU Member States’ Specialized Agency, which enables ITF the possibility to cooperate within humanitarian activities of the EU.
ITF Signs a Memorandum of Understanding with Montenegro
20/07/2018

ITF Signs a Memorandum of Understanding with Montenegro

The Memorandum of Understanding enables ITF’s work in the field of conventional weapons destruction and physical security and stockpile management.
ITF Visit to Saudi Arabia
10/07/2018

ITF Visit to Saudi Arabia

ITF joins the Slovenian delegation to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia between 01 and 03 July 2018.
ITF Attends the Meeting of OSCE Forum for Security Co-operation
06/07/2018

ITF Attends the Meeting of OSCE Forum for Security Co-operation

ITF Director Amb Lovrenčič addresses the OSCE Forum for Security Co-operation on the Role of Mine Action in All Phases of Conflict Cycle in Vienna, Austria on 4 July.
ITF at RevCon3
02/07/2018

ITF at RevCon3

The United Nations conference on small arms and light weapons was held between 18–29 June 2018 in New York, USA.
OAS organizes a Workshop on Mine action in Colombia
04/06/2018

OAS organizes a Workshop on Mine action in Colombia

ITF joined the members of the humanitarian mine action sector in Colombia in a OAS workshop in Toronto, Canada between 29 and 31 May.
Training of medical experts at URI – Soča
30/05/2018

Training of medical experts at URI – Soča

Two Specialists from West Bank Receive Rehabilitation Care Training at URI – Soča.
‘’Imagine Tomorrow Free of Mines’’ Exhibition Opened in Zagreb
22/05/2018

‘’Imagine Tomorrow Free of Mines’’ Exhibition Opened in Zagreb

ITF marks its 20th anniversary at Embassy of Republic of Slovenia in Zagreb with a reception and opens the exhibition.
Inauguration of Two New Telemedicine Centres in Cabo Verde
10/05/2018

Inauguration of Two New Telemedicine Centres in Cabo Verde

With donation provided by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Slovenia ITF enabled two new telemedicine centers thereby concluding the third and last phase of the Cabo Verde Integrated Telemedicine and e-Health Program.
Donors and Implementing Partners Cautiously Optimistic About Afghanistan
16/04/2018

Donors and Implementing Partners Cautiously Optimistic About Afghanistan

ITF sent its team last week to Geneva to attend the Afghanistan Donor and Implementing Partners Coordination Workshop
ITF Marks Mine Awareness Day
10/04/2018

ITF Marks Mine Awareness Day

This year, ITF marked 4 April, International Day for Mine Awareness and Assistance in Mine Action, in Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Canada Provides Equipment for BHMAC
27/03/2018

Canada Provides Equipment for BHMAC

Canadian Ministry of Foreign Affairs provides 22 sets of personal protective equipment for Bosnia and Herzegovina Mine Action Center.
Interview with Director of ITF: Tomaž Lovrenčič
15/03/2018

Interview with Director of ITF: Tomaž Lovrenčič

As of 1 March 2018, Amb Lovrenčič assumed the role of Director of ITF.
ITF Turns 20!
14/03/2018

ITF Turns 20!

ITF Enhancing Human Security celebrated its 20th anniversary by honoring the Faces of ITF.
Japan Supports Demining Activities in Novo Goražde and Bosanska Krupa
10/03/2018

Japan Supports Demining Activities in Novo Goražde and Bosanska Krupa

ITF and Japan sign a grant contract for activities of demining and technical survey on 12 locations Municipalities of Novo Goražde and Bosanska Krupa.
ITF Continues With the Implementation of the Project in Colombia
26/02/2018

ITF Continues With the Implementation of the Project in Colombia

The project Equipo de Gestores de calidad –Descontamina Colombia 2017-2018 is implemented together with GICHD and DAICMA.
The 21st NDMUN in Geneva, Switzerland
19/02/2018

The 21st NDMUN in Geneva, Switzerland

ITF met with global leaders of mine action in Geneva, Switzerland and displayed its “Silent Killers of Afghanistan” exhibition
ECOWAS with Five National Centers for the Coordination of Early Warning and Response Mechanism
14/02/2018

ECOWAS with Five National Centers for the Coordination of Early Warning and Response Mechanism

National Early Warning and Response centers in Liberia and Burkina Faso opened, with Ivory Coast and Guinea-Bissau projected to open by the end of February.
Eight Locations in BIH Handed Back to the Local Community
01/02/2018

Eight Locations in BIH Handed Back to the Local Community

19 mines and 79 UXO were found in an area totalling 295,638 square meters in the areas of Ilijaš and Busovača, BIH.
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