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Five Mine Victims from BIH Inspire Us with Their Ascent of Mt. Triglav
04/04/2020

Five Mine Victims from BIH Inspire Us with Their Ascent of Mt. Triglav

On Mine Awareness Day, ITF would like to share a story of five survivors of landmine explosions from Bosnia and Herzegovina that can serve as an inspiration in these challenging times.
In Spite of Current Challenges ITF Continues with Humanitarian Activities
30/03/2020

In Spite of Current Challenges ITF Continues with Humanitarian Activities

As the COVID-19 pandemic deepens, the world faces many challenges. They are even more difficult for the most vulnerable in the society. ITF will continue to support them while prioritizing the health and safety of everyone involved.
Amb Lovrenčič visits ITF's Project in Afghanistan
30/01/2020

Amb Lovrenčič visits ITF's Project in Afghanistan

Between 19 January and 22 January 2020, ITF Director Ambassador Tomaž Lovrenčič visited Kabul, Afghanistan, where ITF has been implementing the U.S. funded project »Capacity Support to Mine Action Coordination in Afghanistan« since 2014.
Strengthening Conflict Prevention and Early Warning Knowledge and Efforts in AU
20/12/2019

Strengthening Conflict Prevention and Early Warning Knowledge and Efforts in AU

As part of the U.S. Early Warning and Response Partnership (EWARP) project activities ITF together with its implementing partner ACERTAS delivered a series of trainings for the African Union personnel.
The Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina Official Visit to Slovenia
04/12/2019

The Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina Official Visit to Slovenia

BIH Presidency Chairman Željko Komšić and BIH Presidency Member Šefik Džaferović, visited ITF headquarters in Ljubljana as part of their official visit to the Republic of Slovenia, hosted by President of the Republic of Slovenia Borut Pahor.
Czech Republic Donates 300,000 CZK for ITF Activities in Bosnia and Herzegovina
02/12/2019

Czech Republic Donates 300,000 CZK for ITF Activities in Bosnia and Herzegovina

ITF and Embassy of Czech Republic in Slovenia signed a Trust Contract for mine clearance activities in Bosnia and Herzegovina in 2020.
New Rehabilitation Center Opened in Bethlehem
09/10/2019

New Rehabilitation Center Opened in Bethlehem

Inauguration ceremony of the rehabilitation center in the frame of Hospital in Bethlehem.
'School and Peer Mediation' Continues in Gračanica and Derventa
03/10/2019

'School and Peer Mediation' Continues in Gračanica and Derventa

Teachers join the training for school mediators in Gračanica and Derventa in Bosnia and Herzegovina, while the 2nd phase of Train the trainer course finishes.
Medical Experts Underwent Training at URI-Soča
30/09/2019

Medical Experts Underwent Training at URI-Soča

Two Specialists from West Bank Received Rehabilitation Care Training at URI – Soča, Slovenia.
Five Mine Victims from Bosnia and Herzegovina Climbed Mt. Triglav
11/09/2019

Five Mine Victims from Bosnia and Herzegovina Climbed Mt. Triglav

The aim of the climb is to highlight the ongoing problems faced by mine victims around the world.
Children from Belarus and Ukraine in Slovenia for another Year of Rehabilitation Programs
27/08/2019

Children from Belarus and Ukraine in Slovenia for another Year of Rehabilitation Programs

30 Belarusian and 64 Ukrainian children underwent medical and psychosocial rehabilitation at the Youth Health and Summer Resort of the Slovenian Red Cross at Debeli Rtič, Slovenia.
Japan Supports Mine Clearance Activities in Serbia
17/06/2019

Japan Supports Mine Clearance Activities in Serbia

Ambassador of Japan in Serbia Visits the First Japan Funded Mine Clearance Project, in Bujanovac Municipality.
Sarajevo Open 2019
11/06/2019

Sarajevo Open 2019

OKI Fantomi organized the XVIII Men Sitting Volleyball Tournament in Sarajevo.
Children in BIH Learning About MRE Through 'Think Mines' Competitions
07/06/2019

Children in BIH Learning About MRE Through 'Think Mines' Competitions

Red Cross Society of BIH organized a mine risk education competition for primary school students.
Mine Free Sarajevo 2020
07/06/2019

Mine Free Sarajevo 2020

U.S. funded project is officially underway with the beginning of works.
ITF HQ Updates its Contact Information
27/05/2019

ITF HQ Updates its Contact Information

ITF Headquarters changes location and telephone numbers.
ITF Annual Report 2018
24/04/2019

ITF Annual Report 2018

The new 2018 ITF Annual Report marks the successful ending of ITF's 20th anniversary.
Slovenia Continues to Support ITF Projects
09/04/2019

Slovenia Continues to Support ITF Projects

Republic of Slovenia reaffirms its support by allocating 775,000 EUR for ITF activities and enables the continuation of 8 ITF projects in the period 2019/2020
Lend Your Leg 2019
05/04/2019

Lend Your Leg 2019

On 4 April ITF marks International Mine Awareness Day with the Lend Your Leg Campaign.
ITF at United Nations in New York
29/03/2019

ITF at United Nations in New York

ITF’s exhibition at the United Nations headquarters in New York, marking more than two decades of its activities around the world.
@ITFsi: [#BosniaAndHerzegovina] We can't wait to resume school #mediation activities in BiH. 🇧🇦 With the Inštitut za mediac… https://t.co/lelkIxgAyN
@ITFsi: [#Montenegro] We started with the destruction of more than 30 tonnes of #explosive remnants of war in Montenegro.🇲🇪… https://t.co/iwwYxAuy5Z
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