Colombia - Keeping up the Momentum - Panel Discussion (Mine Awareness Day)
Event to commemorate the International Mine Awareness Day.
The event highlighted the achievements of the Colombian Government, the mine action sector and the donor community to address the clearance of hazardous areas in Colombia and the work that remains to be done.
Remarks by H.E. Ambassador María Emma Mejía, as well as by Ambassadors and Senior Representatives from Japan, DPKO, UNMAS, the Colombian Humanitarian Demining Battalion and The HALO Trust.
Panel Chair: Assistant Secretary-General for Rule of Law and Security Institutions, DPKO; Opening address: Ambassador María Emma Mejía, Permanent Representative of Colombia to the United Nations