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ARMAC Hosts a Meeting with a Delegation from Norway

Today, ARMAC had the pleasure to host a meeting with a delegation from Norway led by H.E. Mr. Hans Brattskar, Ambassador, Permanent Representative of Norway to the United Nations and the 2019 President of the Anti-Personnel Mine Ban Convention.

14 December 2018 | Other Official Meetings
8th Steering Committee Meeting and Hand-Over

The 8th Meeting of the Steering Committee of the ASEAN Regional Mine Action Center (ARMAC) was held on 6 December 2018 at ARMAC’s headquarters in Phnom Penh, Cambodia.

6 December 2018 | Steering Committee Meetings
17th Meeting of the Anti-Personnel Mine Ban Convention

The 17th Meeting of the States Parties to the Anti-Personnel Mine Ban Convention is currently underway in Geneva. The meeting gathered more than 600 delegates to take stock of the status of the Convention and its current level of implementation.

30 November 2018 | Seminar / Workshop
Signing Ceremony Between ARMAC and CMAA

Today, ARMAC and the Cambodian Mine Action and Victim Assistance Authority (CMAA) signed a memorandum of understanding to facilitate greater coordination and cooperation between these two important mine action stakeholders.

19 November 2018 | Other Official Meetings
Third Day of ARMAC’s 2018 Regional Workshop

Today is the last day of ARMAC’s Regional Workshop, funded by the Mission of Canada to ASEAN. Over the last three days the Workshop has covered the full scope and breadth of mine action and brought together ASEAN and international stakeholders to share their insights and knowledge.

14 November 2018 | Seminar / Workshop
Second Day of ARMAC’s 2018 Regional Workshop

Day two of ARMAC’s Regional Workshop was held today in Siem Reap and began with a field trip to the Cambodian Mine Action Center Deming Unit 4. Participants were welcomed by H.E. Mr. Prum Suonpraseth, Senior Director of CMAC, who briefed the attendees on the history and progress of mine action in Cambodia.

13 November 2018 | Seminar / Workshop
First Day of ARMAC’s 2018 Regional Workshop

Today is the opening day of ARMAC’s inaugural Regional Workshop, funded by the Mission of Canada to ASEAN. The Workshop’s aim is to “enhance mine action knowledge and promote future platforms of mine action knowledge sharing for ASEAN Member States”.

12 November 2018 | Seminar / Workshop
Victim Assistance Stakeholders Share Their Work in Health and Rehabilitation

ARMAC had the opportunity to host a meeting, in collaboration with SingHealth, on the “Assessment on the Needs and Resources for Mine/Explosive Remnants of War (ERW) Victim Assistance in Cambodia”.

16 October 2018 | Other Official Meetings
7th Steering Committee Meeting and Field Visit to CMAC

The 7th Meeting of the Steering Committee of the ASEAN Regional Mine Action Center (ARMAC) was held on 26 September 2018 in Siem Reap, Cambodia.

26 September 2018 | Steering Committee Meetings
ARMAC Announces Its 2018 Regional Workshop

The ASEAN Regional Mine Action Center, with funding support from the Government of Canada, is pleased to announce its inaugural Regional Workshop.

4 September 2018 | Seminar / Workshop
Courtesy Meeting with the Australian Mission to ASEAN

The Executive Director of the ASEAN Regional Mine Action Center (ARMAC) paid a courtesy meeting to Ambassador Jane Duke, Australian Mission to ASEAN, in Jakarta, on 7 August 2018.

7 August 2018 | Other Official Meetings
ARMAC Strengthens Ties to ASEAN

JAKARTA, 07 August 2018 - The Executive Director of the ASEAN Regional Mine Action Center (ARMAC) paid a courtesy meeting to H.E. Dr. Hoang Anh Tuan, Deputy Secretary-General for ASEAN Political-Security Community, and H.E. Dr. AKP Mochtan, Deputy Secretary-General of ASEAN for Community and Corporate Affairs at the ASEAN Secretariat, Jakarta.

7 August 2018 | Other Official Meetings
Meeting with the Embassy of Germany

Executive Director of ASEAN Regional Mine Action Center (ARMAC) hosted the visit of Ms. Daniela Dempf, First Secretary and Deputy Head of Mission, Embassy of Germany in Cambodia, to the ARMAC Permanent Secretariat on 19 June 2018.

19 June 2018 | Other Official Meetings
6th Steering Committee Meeting

The 6th Meeting of the Steering Committee of the ASEAN Regional Mine Action Center (ARMAC) was held on 29 May 2018 in Phnom Penh, Cambodia.

29 May 2018 | Steering Committee Meetings
International Mine Awareness Day

Today is the International Mine Awareness Day, and the world has marked this day, 4 April, to commemorate the mine action which has been conducted throughout the world and to keep reminding us the urge of mine action not only to save lives of people but also to elevate the development.

4 April 2018 | News
5th Steering Committee Meeting and Signing Ceremony

The 5th Meeting of the Steering Committee of the ASEAN Regional Mine Action Center (ARMAC) was held on 27 February 2018 in Phnom Penh, Cambodia.

27 February 2018 | Steering Committee Meetings
Signing Ceremony Between the Cambodian Government and ARMAC

H.E. Prak Sokhonn, Senior Minister, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of the Kingdom of Cambodia.

27 February 2018 | Other Official Meetings
Meeting with HaloTrust

ARMAC hosted a meeting with HaloTrust in permanent secretariat on 15 January 2018. The purpose of meeting is to pay respect on to ARMAC and to congratulate the ED of ARMAC for the enrollment in the ARMAC operationalisation.

15 January 2018 | Other Official Meetings
Meeting with Norwegian People’s Aid (NPA)

ARMAC hosted a meeting with NPA lead by Mr. Steiner Essen, Head of NPA Humanitarian Disarmament Department. NPA suggested that ARMAC should communicate with other centres, donors and development partners such as GICHD and UNDP for further collaboration. Mr. Ly Panharith,

10 January 2018 | Other Official Meetings
Meeting with Australian Volunteers for International Development

ARMAC hosted a meeting with Australian Volunteers for International Development (AVID) in ARMAC Permanent Secretariat on 9 January 2018.

9 January 2018 | Other Official Meetings
Farewell Meeting with H.E. Mr. Christopher B. Montero

ARMAC Permanent Secretariat requested a meeting with HE Christopher B. Montero, Ambassador of the Republic of the Philippines to the Kingdom of Cambodia and 2017 Chairman of ARMAC Steering Committee to congratulate and appreciate his successful

29 December 2017 | Other Official Meetings
ARMAC Courtesy Call with the Embassy of Canada in Cambodia

ASEAN Regional Mine Action Center hosted a courtesy call with Ms. Allison Stewart, Chargé d’affaires, Embassy of Canada in Cambodia, on 28 December 2017.

28 December 2017 | Other Official Meetings
ARMAC Courtesy Call with ICRC Mission in Cambodia

ASEAN Regional Mine Action Center (ARMAC) hosted a courtesy call with the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) in the Permanent Secretariat on 25 December 2017. The agenda is to introduce both entities, ICRC and ARMAC,

25 December 2017 | Other Official Meetings
Enhancing Regional Coordination Efforts in Addressing ERW

The seminar on Enhancing Regional Coordination Efforts in Addressing ERW is organised by Cambodian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation in Siem Reap, Cambodia, on 15 December 2017, and chaired by H.E. Mr. Prum Suphakmonkol, the Cambodian MOFAIC.

15 December 2017 | Seminar / Workshop
ARMAC Meets the Jesuit Refugee Service in Cambodia

Ms. Dwi Prameswari, ARMAC Technical Officer-Mine Action requested a meeting with the Country Director of JRS in Cambodia to exchange the information on victim assistance and overall Mine Action.

14 December 2017 | Other Official Meetings
Training: Victim Assistance

On 08 December 2017, ARMAC had an honour to organize internal training on the Victim Assistance, delivered by Mr. Ny Nhar, the Deputy Director of Victim Assistance Department of Cambodian Mine Action and Victim Assistance Authority, at the Permanent Secretariat of ARMAC.

8 December 2017 | Training
The Courtesy Call of ARMAC with UNDP

ARMAC requested for a courtesy call to the United Nations Development Program in Cambodia on 1 December 2017. In the courtesy call, Mr. Ly Panharith, Executive Director of ARMAC, explained the history and structure of ARMAC as the center of excellence which facilitates the support to the ASEAN Member States (AMS) in the mine action program.

1 December 2017 | Other Official Meetings
ARMAC Meets the Humanitarian Mine Action Initiative Myanmar and Norwegian People’s Aid

On 30 November 2017, ARMAC hosted a meeting with the Humanitarian Mine Action Initiative Myanmar and Norwegian’s People Aid (NPA) Cambodia, in the ARMAC Permanent Secretariat.

30 November 2017 | Other Official Meetings
4th Steering Committee Meeting and Hand-Over

The 4th Steering Committee of ASEAN Regional Mine Action Center (ARMAC) Meeting held on 29 November 2017, at the Permanent Secretariat of ARMAC, to discuss agenda regarding the establishment and operationalisation of ARMAC.

29 November 2017 | Steering Committee Meetings
ARMAC’s Courtesy Call with the Ambassador of the People’s Republic of China in Cambodia

HE Mr. Xiong Bo, the Ambassador of People’s Republic of China (PRC) in Cambodia, hosted a courtesy call requested by ARMAC on 28 November 2017. The courtesy call started with the introduction of ARMAC by the Executive Director of ARMAC, Mr. Ly Panharith.

28 November 2017 | Other Official Meetings