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Fondation Suisse de Deminage/ Swiss Foundation for Mine Action (FSD)

Our Organization

The Swiss Foundation for Mine Action (FSD), is an international mine action organization based in Geneva, Switzerland. This private, independent, and non-profit organization was created in 1997. Since then, it has implemented a number of mine clearance projects in more than 15 different countries.

Our Mission

FSD's focus is on locating and destroying landmines and unexploded ordnance to prevent accidents. FSD’s overarching aim is to alleviate and diminish the social, economic and environmental impacts of landmines and unexploded ordnance, thus creating favorable conditions for the reconstruction and development of war-torn countries.


Date of Establishment:

14-Nov, 1997

Purpose of Organization:

Landmine clearance; Humanitarian Deminiing; Destruction of Weapons and Ammunitions; Prevention of Accidents, Remediation of legacy Uranium mines; remediatino of sites polluted with POPs
Countries in which organization is active:
  • Afghanistan
  • Central African Republic
  • Chad
  • Colombia
  • Iraq
  • Philippines
  • Tajikistan
  • Ukraine

Contact Details
Street Address:
14bis Avenue Giuseppe Motta
Zip Code:
1202
City/Town:
Geneva
Country:
Switzerland
Telephone No.:
+ 41 22 731 1479
Website:
http://www.fsd.ch
Email:
geneva@fsd.ch
Organization founded:
Nov-14-1997

NGO Information
Focal Area:
  • Climate Change
  • Land Degradation
  • Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs)
  • Organization Type:
  • Non-Governmental Organization (NGO)
  • Geographic Scope:
  • Global

  • Contact Person
    Name:
    Mr. Hansjörg Eberle Key Contact Person
    Position:
    Director General
    Email:
    genevafsd.ch


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