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Center for International Stabilization & Recovery

Since 1996, The Center for International Stabilization & Recovery (CISR) has been dedicated to understanding and solving issues in global conflict.  CISR provides management training for organizations charged with clearing land contaminated with explosive remnants of war, capacity-building training for peer support and disability rights organizations, and develops technical tools and conducts field research in cooperation with JMU faculty. 

The Journal of Conventional Weapons Destruction

Produced by CISR since 1997, The Journal of Conventional Weapons Destruction is a professional trade journal for the humanitarian mine action and explosive remnants of war community.  It is the longest continuous source of information on CWD and mine action in the world and is read in more than 160 countries.  CISR’s website hosts an online version of the journal, an archive of past issues, and information on how to submit. 



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  • Aug 28: Picturing Harrisonburg: Visions of a Shenandoah Valley City since 1828
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