Countering the threat of IEDs: Tuesday 17 Oct. CR8

You are cordially invited to attend a side event organized by UNMAS on “Countering the threat of IEDs: Strengthening Capacities and Stabilizing Communities" on Tuesday, 17 October, from 13:15 – 14:30, in Conference Room 8.

The opening remarks will be provided by Mr. Jean-Pierre Lacroix, Under-Secretary-General for Peacekeeping Operations.

Speakers will examine challenges of mitigating the threat posed by IEDs and present practical measures and activities being taken to implement resolution on countering the threat of IEDs (A/71/72) on the ground.

Please confirm your participation by email to Ms. Larisa Khiryanova at

* A selection of photos by a documentary photographer Cengiz Yar from Mosul will be on display