Saving Lives through innovation

Our Mission

Our mission is to safeguard the lives and livelihoods of men, women and children residing in areas contaminated with landmines and unexploded ordnance through the development of innovative and practical materials and technologies designed to combat these life threatening munitions.

Our Vision

Guided by our core values of innovation, forethought, partnership, impact and affordability, we are working towards a vision of a world one step closer to peace and prosperity, where mankind lives in an environment free of the explosive remnants of war.

Our Latest News

  • CMAC Dive Unit Opening Ceremony
    Golden West Dive Unit Web Res-3

    On the 3rd April, Golden West Humanitarian Foundation and CMAC hosted around one hundred delegates from the US embassy, the national press and mine action partners. The day marked the ceremonial opening of the CMAC Dive Unit and standing up of the CMAC Dive Team. It also provided an opportunity for Humanitarian Mine Action Organizations [...]

  • Golden West featured on Channel News Asia
    Allen Tan Golden West Humanitarian Foundation

    Golden West Humanitarian Foundation was featured on an episode of Channel News Asia’s “A Singaporean Abroad“. The episode centred on Pamela Yeo from the organisation Saught, that creates innovative jewellery from remnants of war. Saught receives its raw materials from Golden West Humanitarian Foundations  Explosive Harvesting Program and transforms them into pieces of jewellery. To find out […]

  • Guadalcanal Project
    The EOD Team with their CEN IMAS Graduation Certificates

    The Guadalcanal project commenced in May 2011 with the support of the US Department of State and the Office of Weapons Removal and Abatement (PM/WRA) with the main goal being to work with the Solomon Islands Police Force to train and mentor their Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) Team to CEN IMAS Level II. It is […]

  • Villanova University Partnership
    Stephen Schraer Golden West

    Golden West has been working in cooperation with Villanova University in the United States. As part of the cooperation, Golden West has had the pleasure of hosting Villanova graduate engineer Stephen Schraer. Stephen has been working in the Golden West Design Lab, Cambodia to progress its UXO detection and clearance projects across Cambodia. In addition […]

  • Dive Refresher Course July 2013
    Golden West Dive Refresher Course July

    In July, Golden West held its second Dive Refresher Course for the graduate divers from the CMAC Diver Preparation Course. The 10 CMAC Dive team divers were once again put through a number of exercises, testing their ability to work together as a working dive station, their physical fitness, swimming ability and proficiency in diving. […]

  • Mine Action Open House
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    On the 11th July 2013 Golden West, MAG, Cambodian Mine Action Centre, HALO and Sterling hosted U.S Embassy and PACCOM staff for a humanitarian mine action familiarisation day. The day started with a tour of the Sterling EOD school at the Hun Sen Engineering Technical Institute and a demolition. Following this, they were taken to […]