Azerbaijan National Agency for Mine Action (ANAMA) and Geneva International Center for Humanitarian Demining (GICHD) launched IMSMA New Generation (NG) International Regional Traning Course for representatives of the national mine action centers of Switzerland, Turkey, Iraq, Afghanistan, Tajikistan and Azerbaijan. 16 participants from mentioned countries took part in this A1 (level first administrator) training course. IMSMA NG International Regional Training Course held in Goygol Regional Traning Base on August 22-31, 2012.
The goals of the training course are to train new version of IMSMA for designing better mine action projects and programmes and use of the gained experience in their country.
There was also a demonstration of special apparatus “Swinglet CAM” by GICHD at Goygol RTB. The included coordination let you take a photo of the mined area and you can monitor the flight trajectory on the screen of your laptop and receive status information. Aspecial feature of this 10-day training was a comprehensive final test, both theoretical and practical. The participants of the course will gain the certificates according to the results of tests.
Photo of Goygol RTB taken by Swinglet CAM