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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.
ITF joins the workshop on Afghanistan
28/03/2019

ITF joins the workshop on Afghanistan

ITF participates at the 2019 Afghanistan Donor and Implementing Partner Coordination Workshop in Geneva, Switzerland.
ITF Implements a Monitoring Visit to PSSM activities in Croatia
19/03/2019

ITF Implements a Monitoring Visit to PSSM activities in Croatia

PSSM upgrade of MoD warehouses was completed in February 2019.
Brussels III Conference for Syria
15/03/2019

Brussels III Conference for Syria

ITF attends the gathering of international community at Brussels III Conference between 12 and 13 March co-chaired by the EU and the UN.
Japan Donates 271,029 EUR for ITF Activities in BIH
08/03/2019

Japan Donates 271,029 EUR for ITF Activities in BIH

ITF and Embassy of Japan in Bosnia and Herzegovina (BIH) signed a new grant contract for a project of technical survey in Vitez Municipality.
ITF and ECDR Providing Training for School Mediators from Bosnia and Herzegovina
26/02/2019

ITF and ECDR Providing Training for School Mediators from Bosnia and Herzegovina

A two-day capacity-building program in Ljubljana, Slovenia, supported by Canada and its CFLI program
ITF Monitors the Final Phase of Hotspots Clearance in Albania
22/02/2019

ITF Monitors the Final Phase of Hotspots Clearance in Albania

Between 11 and 14 February 2019, ITF Deputy Director, Sabina Beber Boštjančič and ITF Project Manager, Nataša Uršič visited Albania to monitor the final phase of the project “Hotspots Clearance in Albania”.
ITF Visits Abuja, Nigeria
15/02/2019

ITF Visits Abuja, Nigeria

Between 10 and 14 February 2019 ITF Director Ambassador Lovrenčič visited Abuja, Nigeria, where he presented the Early Warning and Response Partnership (EWARP) progress funded by U.S. Department of State through ITF to various stakeholders.
22nd NDM-UN
08/02/2019

22nd NDM-UN

ITF attended the 22nd International Meeting of Mine Action National Directors and United Nations Advisors held 5-8 February 2019 in Geneva.
ITF Visited 12 Europe-Ukraine Forum
31/01/2019

ITF Visited 12 Europe-Ukraine Forum

ITF joins the 12 Europe-Ukraine Forum in Rzeszow, Poland
ITF at 17th MSP
03/12/2018

ITF at 17th MSP

The 17th Meeting of State Parties to the Ottawa Convention was held between 26 and 30 November 2018 in Geneva.
The Municipality of Ilidža in Bosnia and Herzegovina Declared Free of Mines
23/11/2018

The Municipality of Ilidža in Bosnia and Herzegovina Declared Free of Mines

Through 48 projects of demining, technical survey and land release projects, over 570 mines and more than 300 unexploded ordnance were found.
Representatives of Montenegrin Emergency Management Directorate at ITF Headquarters
15/11/2018

Representatives of Montenegrin Emergency Management Directorate at ITF Headquarters

Representatives of Montenegrin Emergency Management Directorate visit ITF on 12 November to discuss possible activities in the future.
Rehabilitation and psychosocial assistance for mine and UXO victims from Bosnia and Herzegovina
06/11/2018

Rehabilitation and psychosocial assistance for mine and UXO victims from Bosnia and Herzegovina

Four mine/UXO victims from Bosnia and Herzegovina arrived to Slovenia to receive new prostheses.
ITF and Japan Sign the First Grant Contract for Activities of Mine Clearance in Serbia
18/10/2018

ITF and Japan Sign the First Grant Contract for Activities of Mine Clearance in Serbia

Japan supports mine clearance activities in Bujanovac Municipality.
ITF's 20 Years at the U.S. Diplomacy Center
04/10/2018

ITF's 20 Years at the U.S. Diplomacy Center

H.E. Borut Pahor, President of the Republic of Slovenia marked 20 years of ITF and partnership between Slovenia and United States of America.
Japan Visits ITF's Headquarters
14/09/2018

Japan Visits ITF's Headquarters

Mr Kotaro Otsuki, Director of Central and South Eastern Europe Division at Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan, visited ITF headquarters at Ig, Slovenia.
@ITFsi: Great meeting with @MFATurkey Deputy DG @berna_kasnakli and her colleagues, representatives of @tika_english1 and o… https://t.co/TjMYqXRNfb
@ITFsi: Turkey has through ITF implemented highly important Mine Victim Assistance activities in #Lebanon,… https://t.co/yZvimYdX5z
@ITFsi: ITF attended the 8th edition of #AfricaDay International Conference organized by @MZZRS. Great opportunity for stre… https://t.co/3iqv53zt7P
@ITFsi: A Letter of Agreement was signed today between ITF, @MinMbrojtjes, @NPAdisarm-Albania and AMMCO on training and dep… https://t.co/XNbCtR1acV
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