Key Components

Key Components

The National Mine Action Center is responsible for the following key components of the Sri Lanka Mine Action programme.

  • Management component
  • Operations component for planning and tasking
  • Mine risk education and victim assistance components.
  • Quality management (QM) component
  • Information management system and technology component.
  • Administration component responsible for personnel, logistics, and finance
  • Public information component. The National Mine Action Center is responsible for the following
  • Liaising with government authorities, humanitarian and development agencies to determine the priorities for mine action, as well as plans to address these priorities
  • Establishing an information management system, collecting and analyzing data, and managing and disseminating mine action information.
  • Preparing a national mine action strategic plan (vision, mission, goals and objectives) with the input of all stakeholders which is in-line with national recovery, reconstruction and development plans.
  • Developing an annual work plan to support the strategic plan
  • Setting criteria for mine action priorities
  • Accrediting mine action operators, tasking and monitoring mine action activities.
  • Drafting and adopting national mine action standards
  • Acting as the secretariat for the NSCMA