Tags: unexploded ordnances

Quang Tri strives to be safe from UXO by 2025

Quang Tri strives to be safe from UXO by 2025

A seminar was held in the central province of Quang Tri on June 14 to review activities to clear unexploded ordnances (UXO) left over by the war for the 2016 – 2020 period.

25 mortar shells safely relocated in Quang Tri

25 mortar shells safely relocated in Quang Tri

Twenty-five mortar shells left from the war were safely removed from a local house in the central province of Quang Tri on March 14, according to the mobile ordnance disposal team managed by Project RENEW and Norwegian People’s Aid.

25 mortar shells safely relocated in Quang Tri

25 mortar shells safely relocated in Quang Tri

Twenty-five mortar shells left from the war were safely removed from a local house in the central province of Quang Tri on March 14, according to the mobile ordnance disposal team managed by Project RENEW and Norwegian People’s Aid.

Exhibition on war remnants opens in Da Nang

Exhibition on war remnants opens in Da Nang

An exhibition featuring over 200 objects and photos related to the past war in Vietnam and the country’s efforts towards overcoming the consequences of bombs and mines and residues of toxic chemicals leftover from the wartime kicked off in the central Da Nang city on November 7.

US organisation helps Quang Tri boost pepper production

US organisation helps Quang Tri boost pepper production

Authorities of the central province of Quang Tri met with representatives of US organisation Roots of Peace, pledging optimal conditions for it to help develop local agriculture, especially pepper production, according to Tai nguyen & Moi truong (Natural Resources & Environment) newspaper.

Workshop discusses assistance for UXO victims

Workshop discusses assistance for UXO victims

Promoting assistance for victims of unexploded ordnances (UXO) was the focus of discussions at a conference held by the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MoLISA) on January 13 in Hanoi.

ASEAN experts seek solutions to UXO problem

ASEAN experts seek solutions to UXO problem

The third conference of an expert working group on humanitarian mine action within the framework of the ASEAN Defence Ministers Meeting- Plus (ADMM+) was held in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue on October 29.

Quang Nam UXO victims receive assistance

Quang Nam UXO victims receive assistance

The Vietnam Bombs and Mines Action Support Association (VBMASA) coordinated with the Quang Nam People’s Committee to organise a programme on August 19 to assist victims of unexploded ordnances (UXOs) in the province.

VNMAC holds ground breaking ceremony

VNMAC holds ground breaking ceremony

(VOV) - The Vietnam National Mine Action Centre (VNMAC) on April 27 broke ground on a major VND415 billion centre at the Thach Hoa commune in the Thach That district of Hanoi.

Yen Bai removes 10,000 pieces of UXOs

Yen Bai removes 10,000 pieces of UXOs

Nearly 10,000 pieces of unexploded ordnances (UXOs) have been found and destroyed during a three-month campaign in the northern mountainous province of Yen Bai.

Mine clearance meeting to take place in Hanoi

Mine clearance meeting to take place in Hanoi

Vietnam’s top Sapper commander, Major General Pham Quang Xuan, has announced that a meeting with donors who help Vietnam to deal with unexploded ordnances left behind the war is expected to take place in mid March.