Project profile — Mitigating the threat of landmines and cluster munitions on sustainable peace and security


International Campaign to BanLandmines (CA-CRA_ACR-3134113075)
2023-01-13 - 2025-12-31
Global Affairs Canada
IFM International Security

Country / region 

• Africa, regional (25.00%)
• America, regional (25.00%)
• Asia, regional (25.00%)
• Oceania, regional (1.00%)
• Europe, regional (24.00%)


• Conflict Prevention And Resolution, Peace And Security: Removal of land mines and explosive remnants of war (15250) (100.00%)

Policy marker 

• Gender equality (significant objective)
• Environmental sustainability (cross-cutting) (not targeted)
• Participatory development and good governance (not targeted)
• Trade development (not targeted)
• Biodiversity (not targeted)
• Climate change mitigation (not targeted)
• Climate Change Adaptation (not targeted)
• Urban issues (not targeted)
• Desertification (not targeted)
• Children's issues (not targeted)
• Youth Issues (not targeted)
• Disaster Risk Reduction(DRR) (not targeted)
• Indigenous Issues (not targeted)
• Disability (not targeted)
• Nutrition (not targeted)
• ICT as a tool for development (not targeted)


This project aims to strengthen the universalization and implementation of the Anti-Personnel Mine Ban Convention (Ottawa Treaty) and the Convention on Cluster Munitions (CCM). Project activities include: (1) facilitating advocacy and promotion for the universalization of the Ottawa Treaty and the CCM; (2) assisting grassroots organizations, specifically women, youth and survivor-led organizations, to increase their capacity to promote the Ottawa Treaty and CCM nationally and regionally; (3) supporting the production and dissemination of several annual research publications on landmines and cluster munitions; and (4) maintaining the International Campaign to Ban Landmines – Cluster Munition Coalition online platform.

Expected results 

The expected outcomes of this project include: (1) strengthened universalization and national implementation of the Anti-Personnel Mine Ban Convention (Ottawa Treaty) and the Convention on Cluster Munitions (CCM); (2) improved decision-making and advocacy by States Parties, civil society, and international organizations on the universalization and implementation of the Ottawa Treaty and CCM, humanitarian consequences of landmines and cluster munitions, and mine action; and (3) increased engagement by civil society organizations and affected communities in implementing the Ottawa Treaty and CCM at the national and international levels.

Results achieved 


Budget and spending 

Original budget $420,263
Planned disbursement $420,263
Country percentages by sector
Type of finance Aid grant excluding debt reorganisation
Collaboration type Bilateral
Type of aid Basket funds/pooled funding
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