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DDG Mediation Training in Afghanistan

Afghanistan has suffered for the last 40 years with conflict and displacement of its people emanating from multiple but distinct sources. From the Soviet invasion to the Taliban regime and through to the International Security ...

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THE UK AND DDG TRAIN LIBYAN POLICE IN EOD TECHNIQUES

As part of Danish Demining Group (DDG)’s Libya program, which focuses on building local capacity as a pre-condition for effective and sustainable mine action in Libya, from April 21-May 20 DDG trained 6 Libyan officers from the...

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DDG to Open Office in East Mosul

The ongoing operation currently being undertaken by the Iraqi Security Forces (ISF), to push Islamic State (IS) out of the major Northern Iraqi city of Mosul is taking a heavy toll on residents there, with up to 300,000 people ...

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DDG Marks Mine Awareness Day

DDG marked Mine Awareness Day this week with events in Denmark and around the world from Libya, pictured above, to Iraq, Afghanistan and beyond. On the 4th April we collaborated with DanChurchAid to organize a street campaign i...

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Under Sandet (Land Of Mine) Free Screening at Cinemateket

To mark International Mine Awareness Day, the Danish Demining Group (Danish Refugee Council's demining unit) in collaboration with DanChurchAid is opening the doors for a special screening of the Danish-German Oscar-nominated f...

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DDG receives accreditation to start work in colombia

The Danish Demining Group (DDG) is pleased to announce that it received Phase 1 Accreditation from the Government of Colombia yesterday, as a civilian organization for humanitarian demining.

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Call for two talented interns to DDG’S office in Copenhagen

DDG is looking for two interns with different profiles who will work at DDG’s headquarters in Copenhagen. The interns will have the opportunity to become acquainted with the work within an NGO, and will have tasks related to su...

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Solar streetlights bring safety and Business Back to Xudur

For the first time since 1991, residents at Xudur town now have streetlights and are able to walk the streets safely without the fear of insecurity. The installation of 60 solar street lights was part of the Danwadaag phase II ...

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DDG Battle Area Clearance and Mine Risk Education in Southern Iraq

On the 4th December 2016, DDG’s Battle Area Clearance (BAC) team 1 were tasked by the Regional Mine Action Centre (RMAC) to a local house in Al Hawafidh village in the Shatt al Arab, Southern Iraq.

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DDG’s Peace and Community Safety Programme in Somalia and Somaliland

On 16th January 2017, the Danish Demining Group (DDG) with the financial support of DFID marked the successful end of its programme ‘Peace and Community Safety in Somalia and Somaliland’ with a donation of project vehicles to t...