Millions of people across the globe still live under the threat of landmines. But, thanks to the leadership of the United States in addressing this challenge, there is hope.
Please join the UXO/Demining Caucus for a virtual celebration of Mine Awareness Day. This event will highlight demining achievements made over the past year and show you on-the-ground impacts of U.S. investments in these life-saving programs. We can't wait to celebrate progress in bringing the world closer to reaching mine-free status.
See demining organizations at work and hear from representatives from the U.S. Government, Members of Congress, and from actor and United Nations global advocate for the elimination of mines and explosive hazards, Daniel Craig.
Confirmed speakers will include:
- Representative Jackie Speier
- Representative Bill Johnson
- Senator Patrick Leahy
- Acting Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary and Deputy Assistant Secretary for Programs and Operations for the State Department Bureau of Political-Military Affairs, Stanley Brown
- Acting Principal Director, Stability and Humanitarian Affairs for the Department of Defense, John Trigilio