Croatian mine action centre


Mine awareness education in Hrvatska Kostajnica


On Saturday, 11. October CROMAC participated in educational activity named „Less weaponry –less tragedies“, which was held in Hrvatska Kostajnica as a part of „Kestenijada 2014“ event.

With a large number of visitors from all over Croatia as well as abroad, those present had the opportunity to see the demining devices and were informed of the Mine situation in Croatia.

The interested members of the public were shown current demining sites that are active with emphasis on Sisak Moslavina County.

As in all previous activities, the aim to inform and educate the public about the Mine threat, educational materials were handed out, especially the young ones with explanations of risky behaviors in the MSA and the consequences it may have.

The Police officers from Hrvatska Kostajnica constabulary have been alerting the public about the National strategy „Less weaponry –less tragedies“, i.e. the possibilities to hand over the illegal arms and explosive devises without sanctions and anonymously should they decide to hand over such items.


The 16th International Symposium Mine Action 2019


Mine suspected areas in Croatia:
365,00 km2

The Office for Mine Action
Cluster for humanitarian demining