Brig. General Ziad Nasr welcomed Mr. Herman Van Uum at the Lebanon Mine Action Center where he informed him about the ongoing activities for LMAC.
Brigadier General Ziad Nasr, LMAC Director, accompanied with Brigadier General Jihad al Bechelany, RSHDL Commander and Mrs. Ariane Elmas, UNDP Mine Action Advisor, attended the 22nd Meeting of National Mine Action Directors and United Nations Advisers (NDM-UN) from 5-8 February 2019 in the Palais des Nations at the United Nations Office at Geneva.
This meeting provided an opportunity for delegates to network and exchange best practices and lessons learnt in response to current trends in mine action, under the theme "Step Up for Mine Action". Also this event presented the critical role national mine action authorities and regional centers play in support of the emergency of national/regional expertise to respond to the impact of explosive ordnance contamination including victim assistance.
During the meeting, Br. General Nasr shared best practices and lessons learnt from the development and implementation of Strategy and will discussed how to foster greater partnerships within the sector.
In January 2019, LMAC Staff received a 3 day training course on "Public Speaking".