Congo, Republic of

Support for Mine Action

Last updated: 10 September 2012

In 2011, the European Commission provided €579,530 (US$807,343) for battle area clearance and community liaison activities to Mines Advisory Group (MAG) to clear unexploded ordnance around a former munitions depot on the outskirts of Brazzaville.[1]


[1] Email from Carolin J. Thielking, Directorate for Non-Proliferation and Disarmament, European External Action Service, European Commission, 15 April 2012. Euro average exchange rate for 2011: €1 = US$1.3931. US Federal Reserve, “List of Exchange Rates (Annual),” 3 January 2012; MAG, “How MAG is needed in the RoC,” undated but 2011.