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  • Iryna Friz inks memorandum with U.S. company operating in humanitarian demining
    Ministry for Veterans Affairs of Ukraine, posted 25 March 2019 19:44

    Minister for Veterans Affairs of Ukraine Iryna Friz signed a Memorandum of cooperation with the American company Tetra Tech TMR Operating Unit that aired a proposal to organize training courses for veterans to carry out humanitarian demining works.

    "During the meeting, we tackled issue related to the format that will be aimed at providing comprehensive support to veterans of war in Ukraine at the social, financial and educational levels. In particular, the company proposes to start and provide training, and certification programs for humanitarian demining specialists. Tetra Tech is ready to create conditions in which veterans will be engaged in all levels of management and project implementation, they will be provided with the necessary training courses", Iryna Friz stressed.

    Tetra Tech will carry out all activities in accordance with the National Mine Action Standards adopted in 2018, and will adhere to the requirements for all aspects of the mine action. The company has solid experience in clearing combat zones as well  as  demolition of the territory.