UK announces £500,000 fund to support UNDP to respond to last year’s Nagorno-Karabakh conflict


The UK has provided half a million pounds to help clear landmines in and around Nagorno-Karabakh, to make the area safe, prevent injuries and save lives.

  • the UK has contributed £500,000 to recovery efforts and to help de-mine one of the most contaminated areas of land mines of the world
  • these funds will help with training and personnel to support de-mining and the UK is now calling on other countries to support the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) initiative
    The UK has provided half a million pounds to help clear landmines in and around Nagorno-Karabakh, to make the area safe, prevent injuries and save lives following last year’s conflict.

The funds given to the United Nations Development Programme will help with training and personnel to support mine clearance and make contaminated land safe for human use in and around Nagorno-Karabakh.

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Source: GOV.UK