Support for Mine Action

Last updated: 22 February 2024

In 2022, Pakistan received a total of £696,303 (approximately US$861,396) in international mine action assistance from the United Kingdom (UK) for risk education and activities to counter the threat from improvised explosive devices (IEDs).[1]

Five-year support for mine action

In the five-year period from 2018–2022, international assistance to mine action in Pakistan has totaled approximately $1.9 million, with $0.5 million provided annually in 2020 and 2021. No international contributions were recorded in 2018–2019.[2]

[1] UK Convention on Cluster Munitions Article 7 Report (for calendar year 2022), Form I. See, Convention on Cluster Munitions Article 7 Database. Average exchange rate for 2022: £1=US$1.2371. United States (US) Federal Reserve, “List of Exchange Rates (Annual),” 9 January 2023.

[2] See ICBL, Landmine Monitor 2022 (ICBL-CMC: Geneva, November 2022); and ICBL, Landmine Monitor 2021 (ICBL-CMC: Geneva, November 2021).