Marking the 20th Anniversary of Ottawa Treaty to Ban Landmines

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Marking the 20th Anniversary of Ottawa Treaty to Ban Landmines

Representatives from mine action groups speak with reporters on Parliament Hill on December 4, 2017.

Paul Hannon (Mines Action Canada), Amelie Chayer (International Campaign to Ban Landmines), retired Maj. Gen. James Cowan (HALO Trust), Jane Cocking (Mines Advisory Group) and Myroslava Tataryn (Handicap International Canada) discuss the challenges in achieving the objective of a landmine-free world by the treaty’s deadline of 2025. (no interpretation)