Explaining How Unexploded Ordnance Clearance Enhances Livelihoods in the Lao PDR
Source: Evaluation and Program Planning, 2015
Author(s): Jo Durham, Vong Nanhthavong, and Vanphanom Sychareun
Peace and Security Operations,
Weapons, Waste, and Pollution
Following violent conflict, the continued presence of landmines and unexploded ordnance pose a barrier to rebuilding livelihoods. Mine action removes thes explosive remnants of conflict to enable communities to safely return contaminated land to productive use. There is limited understanding, however, of how, why, in what context and in what...