APOPO vzw

APOPO's mission is to develop detection rats technology to provide solutions for global problems and inspire positive social change. APOPO's vision is to solve pressing humanitarian challenges with detection rats technology. Our core values are: Quality - Demonstrating and promoting high standards in research, design, training and implementation of detection rats technology. Social Transformation - Developing skills, creating jobs, improving socio-economic and environmental conditions, releasing land for development, and combating public health issues. Innovation - Pioneering creative research and innovative solutions within a participatory learning culture. Diversity - Embracing diversity...

Some areas are highly contaminated with mines

Some areas are highly contaminated with mines
Photo from Progress Report 'Freeing Cambodia of landmines' (view small | med | large | orig)

Mine clearing activities near a village

Mine clearing activities near a village
Photo from Progress Report 'Freeing Cambodia of landmines' (view small | med | large | orig)

HeroRATs and Hero Trainers work to clear landmines

HeroRATs and Hero Trainers work to clear landmines
Photo from Progress Report 'Optimism at the Landmine Ban Conference in Maputo' (view small | med | large | orig)

William is now healthy!

William is now healthy!
Photo from Progress Report 'Rats saved William's life' (view small | med | large | orig)

William and his family

William and his family
Photo from Progress Report 'Rats saved William's life' (view small | med | large | orig)

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