The Walk Without Fear Foundation is a charity that helps people in countries affected by victim-activated weapons like landmines, cluster bombs and explosive remnants of war.
We help prevent fatalities and injuries caused by encounters with these weapons by clearing land, marking areas that are unsafe and educating people who live in the area on how to be safe. We also provide care and support to survivors to rebuild their lives. This man-made, lethal problem can be fixed.
The Ripple Effect
During and after conflicts, landmines, cluster bombs and ERW can be found on roads, footpaths, farmers’ fields, forests, deserts, along borders, in and surrounding houses and schools and in other places where people carry out their daily activities. They deny access to food, water and other basic needs.
On #GivingTuesday give the gift of comfort.
Give landmine survivors socks.
That’s right socks – specifically stump socks for amputees.
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