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Standards & Policy Documents 

US policy documents related to ERW 

International Mine Action Standards

UNMAS Documents and Reports

International Law Links

CCW: Convention on Prohibitions or Restriction on the Use of Certain Conventional Which May Be Deemed To Be Excessively Injurious Or To Have Indiscriminate Effects

Convention on the Prohibition of Use, Stockpiling, Production and Transfer of Antipersonnel Mines and on their Destruction

Convention on Cluster Munitions

ICBL: The Treaty

Universal Declaration of Human Rights

ICRC International Law database

Getting Started in Mine Action Links


Howstuffworks: How Landmines Work

International Campaign to Ban Landmines

Mine Action News & Information Links


Department of State's Consular Information Sheets

Geneva International Centre for Humanitarian Demining

Political Minefields ReliefWeb 

State Department Office of Weapons Removal and Abatement "DipNote" 

Survey Action Center 

United Nations Institute for Disarmament Research 

The CIA World Factbook

War Child International - Stop Landmines

Mine Action Technology Links


Canadian Centre for Mine Action Technologies 

U.S. Department of Defense Humanitarian Demining Research & Development

The Marshall Legacy Institute

Survivor Assistance Links

Handicap International 

The Cambodia Trust 

Save The Children