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VISITS FROM ABROAD

On 17-24 September, 2011 Mr. Charles Downs, International Program Manager visited Azerbaijan toreview the development of ANAMA from the administrative side, specifically, how did the recruitment andorganizational structure develop and how were ANAMA staff selected in the early phase and later. The visit of agenda had covered meetings with the Director of Relief Azerbaijan Mr. Shahin Ibrahimov, Director of IEPF Mr. Umid Mirzoyev, UNDP Deputy Resident Representative Ms. Nato Alhazishvili, Representative from the Ministry of Education, as well as all ANAMA HQ Departments to discuss all aspects of mine action in Azerbaijan. On 1-10 October, 2011 Mr. Dusan Krissak, Director of BOZENA Department and Mr. Jan Hanes, Mechanic of Way Industry Company paid a visit to ANAMA to assist with any BOZENA repair and discussing ANAMA’s requirements in order to improve and strengthen the mutual cooperation. On 17-21 October, 2011 Mr. Sean Moorhouse Mine Action Consultant paid a visit to ANAMA to discuss the project Quality Management looking at the best practices in this particular context and options for national programmes. The final outcome of this visit will allow other countries to learn from ANAMA national observations as well as ANAMA national QM model and experience.