Our Stories

  • Clearing Mines to Save Lives

    Landmines are easy to lay, but far harder to clear. Once in the ground, they threaten human lives and livelihoods when people cannot use contaminated land. Azerbaijan is one of many countries struggling to clean up landmines in the wake of a conflict. Its mine problem goes back nearly a quarter of a century to the 1988 clash with Armenia over the autonomous region ofNagorno Karabakh.

  • Managing droughts and floods in Azerbaijan