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About The Journal

The Journal of ERW and Mine Action is a professional trade journal for the humanitarian mine action and explosive remnants of war (ERW) community. It is a forum for landmine and ERW clearance best practices and methodologies, strategic planning, mine risk education and survivor assistance. 

The Journal started in 1997 and is the longest continuous source of information on ERW and Mine Action in the world. We have a print circulation of more than 2,200, two-thirds are outside of the United States.  The publication is read, either in print or online, in more than 160 countries. An online archive of every issue published is available on our website: http://jmu.edu/cisr/journal/past-issues.shtml.

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The Journal is produced by CISR and sponsored by the Office of Weapons Removal and Abatement in the U.S. Department of State's Bureau of Political-Military Affairs (PM/WRA). The peer-reviewed Research and Technology section of the journal is sponsored by the U.S. Deparment of Defense's UXO Center of Excellence.

Department of State   Office of Weapons Removal and Abatement  Department of Defense  



Disclaimer

Views expressed in The Journal of ERW and Mine Action are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Center for International Stabilization and Recovery, James Madison University, the U.S. Department of State or the U.S. Army Humanitarian Demining Program. Please note that all rights to content, including photographs, published in The Journal are reserved. Notification and written approval are required before another source or publication may use the content.

The Journal Editorial Board reviews all articles for content and readability, and it reserves the right to edit accepted articles for readability and space, and reject articles at will. 

Authors submitting articles to The Journal are expected to do so in good faith and are solely responsible for the content therein, including the accuracy of all information and correct attribution for quotations and citations.

Please note that all rights to content, including photographs, published in The Journal are reserved. Notification and written approval are required before another source or publication may use the content. Please direct all submissions, queries and subscription/CFP requests to the managing editor: cisr-journal@jmu.edu.

Journal of ERW and Mine Action
James Madison University
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Harrisonburg, VA 22807
Phone: 540-568-2718
Fax: 540-568-8176
Email: cisr-journal@jmu.edu


Journal ISSN Information:

  • Journal of Mine Action (printed edition) Issue 3.3 through 12.1: ISSN 1533-9440

  • Journal of Mine Action (online edition) Issue 3.3 through 12.1: ISSN 1533-6905

  • The Journal of ERW and Mine Action (printed edition) Issue 12.2 and ongoing: ISSN 2154-1469

  • The Journal of ERW and Mine Action (online edition) Issue 12.2 and ongoing: ISSN 2154-1485