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|2023 Date||4 April 2023|
|2024 Date||4 April 2024|
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International Mine Awareness Day History
International Mine Awareness Day seeks to raise awareness about the potential mines and explosives that were left behind after war. These objects can cause massive destruction and harm a significant number of civilians. This day aims to highlight the risks of these scattered mines. It encourages countries to locate and disarm explosives that pose risks to the environment and to communities.
International Mine Awareness Day was established in 2005 by the United Nations General Assembly. It is observed annually on April 4th.
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