Legacies News Archive

November 2017 Newsletter – Today is #GivingTuesday

Posted: Dec 4, 2017

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November 2017 Newsletter – It’s Thanksgiving – Thank You from the Bottom of Our Hearts

Posted: Nov 27, 2017

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November 2017 Newsletter – ONE WEEK FROM NOW – #GivingTuesday

Posted: Nov 27, 2017

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May 2017 Newsletter – Victory! But the Fight Goes On… (AND we’re featured on Anthony Bourdain: Explore Parts Unknown & National Geographic)

Posted: May 31, 2017

Victory! The second installment ($30m) of President Obama’s $90 million pledge made it safely into the FY 2017 budget! But the Fight Goes On – The 2018 White House budget proposal suggests a cut to $10m (over 65% cut).

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March 2017 Newsletter – TAKE ACTION NOW

Posted: Mar 30, 2017

Take Action! A bomb blast on March 21, 2017 injured twelve and killed one in what is believed to be the highest-causality unexploded ordnance accident in decades. It is unacceptable that Lao people are still being killed and maimed. This deadly legacy must end.

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FMP 2016: Lao Now

Event Date: Jan 1, 1970

Join us for our 2nd annual Fashion Meets Philanthropy Fundraiser for Legacies of War at Wallace Hall in New York City! All funds raised and donations will go towards Legacies of War!

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Obama Set to Announce More Funding for Clearing Old Bombs in Laos

Posted: Jun 21, 2016

Voice of America June 16, 2016 By Daniel De Carteret XIENG KHOUANG, LAOS— The lush green landscape of Laos’ northeastern Xieng Khouang province masks what almost a decade of conflict left behind. Millions of cluster munitions, known in Laos as “bombies,” are scattered among the rice fields and mountains, many buried deep below the surface. […]

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Job Announcement: Social Media Assistant

Posted: Feb 11, 2012

Legacies of War Job Announcement Social Media Assistant Legacies of War (Legacies) was founded in 2004 to educate and advocate for the removal of unexploded ordnance (UXO) in Laos, to provide space for healing the wounds of war and to create greater hope for a future of peace. The organization uses art, culture, education, and dialogue to bring […]

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