Achievements

UXO Lao Achievements from 1 January 1996 to 31 December 2017

Mine Risk Education task: Conducted UXO Risk Education activities in 12,489 villages, reaching around 3,358,647 people (including 1,419,095 children)
 

Non-Technical Survey task: Conducted 22,803 survey tasks, collecting information and mapping out UXO in 3,784 villages

 

Roving task: Conducted 30,588 roving tasks, destroyed 945,315 items of UXO found on the surface in 4,719 villages

Clearance task: Cleared over 37,906.8546 hectares of land, including 32,393.9131 hectares for agriculture and 5,512.9415 hectares for other development projects (4,783,862 benefitciaries).


Confirmed Hazardous Areas (CHA) clearance task: Cleared 22,586.4806 hectares, including 21,488.2725 hectares for agriculture and 1,098.2081 hectares for other development purposes.


Total UXO found
(through survey task): 177,080 items (including 2,555 big bombs, 91,023 bombies, 860 mines, and 82,642 other UXO)


Total UXO destroyed
(through roving / clearance / technical survey task): 1,617,046 items (including 6,585 big bombs, 805,281 bombies, 6,926 mines, and 1,089,203 other UXO)

 

                        Progress Summary Report of UXO Lao from 1 January 1996 to 31 December 2017

Mine Risk Education Operation

Provinces

Village Visits Made

Child Beneficiaries

Adult Beneficiaries

Total Beneficiaries

Boy

Girl

Man

Woman

Luangprabang

1,284

186,344

333,825

520,169

28,128

26,966

54,263

53,952

Huaphanh

1,215

129,620

225,367

354,987

32,046

29,857

32,500

32,206

Xiengkhuang

1,913

196,182

229,224

425,406

30,733

33,620

45,219

48,839

Khammuane

1,272

178,697

214,207

392,904

46,228

47,452

49,755

53,183

Savannakhet

1,507

142,910

236,221

379,131

31,225

32,734

38,849

39,388

Salavan

1,325

117,653

206,170

323,823

29,664

26,800

35,121

36,745

Sekong

1,265

90,508

114,278

204,786

23,771

22,581

23,103

20,529

Champasak

1,523

220,456

175,805

396,261

50,514

49,800

31,396

32,924

Attapue

1,185

156,725

204,455

361,180

35,016

33,519

18,955

28,382

Total

12,489

1,419,095

1,939,552

3,358,647

308,195

303,329

330,061

346,148

 

Non-Technical Survey Operation

Provinces

Village Visit Made

Risk Reduction Only

UXO Found

Number of     Village

Number of Visit

Bombs

Bombies

Mines

Other UXO

Total

Luangprabang

362

1,601

80

2,322

95

9,143

11,640

Huaphanh

309

2,178

181

3,782

129

10,985

15,077

Xiengkhuang

490

3,795

131

30,909

50

22,186

53,276

Khammuane

361

1,503

629

17,307

16

7,798

25,750

Savannakhet

667

2,985

438

19,538

179

9,974

31,029

Salavan

578

2,279

484

3,580

56

2,621

6,741

Sekong

278

1,919

288

3,588

60

5,661

9,597

Champasak

526

5,292

147

4,083

249

12,407

16,886

Attapue

213

1,532

177

5,914

26

1,867

7,984

Total

3,784

23,084

2,555

91,023

860

82,642

177,080


Roving Operation

Provinces

Village Visit Made

Risk Reduction Only

UXO Destroyed / Removed

Number of Villages

Number of Visits

Bombs

Bombies

Mines

Other UXO

Total

Luangprabang

337

1,858

301

6,615

411

134,245

141,572

Huaphanh

300

2,558

402

16,257

293

28,369

45,321

Xiengkhuang

537

6,675

343

130,086

158

97,378

227,965

Khammuane

360

1,703

1,221

45,721

130

31,723

78,795

Savannakhet

775

3,975

1,066

60,214

522

81,664

143,466

Salavan

613

4,132

1,038

62,233

718

73,013

137,002

Sekong

227

1,477

448

15,506

401

17,911

34,266

Champasak

517

5,300

676

14,695

665

56,658

72,694

Attapue

253

1,708

368

24,849

166

12,213

37,596

Total

3,918

29,386

5,863

376,176

3,464

533,174

918,677

 

Clearance Operation

Provinces

Land Cleared, Hectares

People  
  who benefit

UXO Destroyed / Removed

Farming

Others

Total

Bombs

Bombies

Mines

Other UXO

Total

Luangprabang

2,550.4112

595.3658

3,145.7770

338,926

18

19,316

224

15,666

35,224

Huaphanh

3,070.7839

298.2651

3,369.0490

543,116

114

28,410

81

19,621

48,226

Xiengkhuang

6,189.2573

1,094.2670

7,284.0243

1,322,921

159

90,363

57

 50,965

141,544

Khammuane

2,128.2583

450.5304

2,578.7887

250,821

137

18,467

43

30,337

48,984

Savannakhet

5,068.0685

365.3962

5,433.4647

312,915

24

39,826

1,761

32,819

74,430

Salavan

3,659.4946

771.1684

4,430.6630

633,821

42

30,963

490

31,205

62,700

Sekong

1,895.6410

479.4609

2,375.1019

195,847

47

24,541

39

18,131

42,758

Champasak

2,754.0969

491.6772

3,245.7741

766,738

32

20,795

611

22,617

44,055

Attapue

1,992.6243

830.8880

2,823.5123

388,971

35

24,188

98

10,155

34,476

Total

29,308.6360

5,377.5190

34,686.1550

4,753,716

608

296,869

3,404

231,516

532,397

 
CHA Survey Operation

Provinces

Land Cleared, Hectares

People who benefit

UXO Destroyed / Removed

Farming

Others

Total

Bombs

Bombies

Mines

Other UXO

Total

Luangprabang

1,076.7702

5.2747

1,082.0449

4,779

0

2,832

0

867

3,699

Huaphanh

1,491.2080

97.1642

1,588.3722

29,215

0

3,222

3

317

3,542

Xiengkhouang

2,052.4811

167.9206

2,220.4017

33,792

0

4,722

2

2,781

7,505

Khammuane

2,382.0214

161.8488

2,543.8702

14,890

39

6,532

0

1,230

7,801

Savannakhet

2,480.4112

54.6733

2,535.0845

26,873

0

5,770

11

2,121

7,882

Salavan

1,157.4596

156.7843

1,314.2439

42,837

1

4,370

6

2,289

6,666

Sekong

644.3038

28.4483

672.7521

4,035

3

1,711

5

130

1,849

Champasak

763.8242

11.5900

775.4142

10,679

0

1,892

0

87

1,979

Attapue

653.4285

176.3808

829.8093

45,357

0

2,783

0

131

2,914

Total

12,701.9080

860.0850

13,561.9930

212,457

43

33,834

27

9,933

43,837

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