|UNMAS Landmine & ERW Safety
This application is designed to complement the Landmine and Explosive Remnants of War (ERW) Safety Handbook, produced by the United Nations.
Its ultimate aim is to provide general landmine and ERW awareness and safety information to organisations and individuals working in the vicinity of areas affected by these devices in order to minimise the risk of accidents
This application allows users to register with UNMAS their ownership of this app. On completing the various training sections, users are able to undergo the Landmine & ERW Safety Brief Test. On successfully passing the test individuals will be issued the UNMAS Landmine & ERW Safety Brief certificate. This app also allows individuals working in the field to help reduce the effects of ERW & Landmines by reporting hazardous items or areas directly to UNMAS. A picture, GPS coordinates and any submitted text will be recorded, emailed to UNMAS and processed to the correct clearance agency. Your efforts in using this app may save someone’s life and will reduce the effects of ERW & landmines on affected communities.
Available in English, French & Spanish.
The Brussels based United Nations Regional Information Centre for Western Europe - UNRIC provides information on UN activities to the countries of the region. It also provides liaison with institutions of the European Union in the field of information. Its outreach activities extend to all segments of society and joint campaigns, projects and events are organized with partners including the EU, governments, the media, NGOs, schools and local authorities.
United Nations Regional Information Centre for Western Europe (UNRIC Brussels)
Residence Palace, Rue de la Loi/Wetstraat 155, Block C2,7th and 8th floor, Brussels 1040, Belgium
Tel.: +32 2 788 8484 / Fax: 32 2 788 8485