About The Journal




The Journal of ERW and Mine Action is a forum for humanitarian mine action- and explosive remnants of war-clearance best practices and methodologies, strategy planning, mine-risk education, and survivors’ assistance.

The Journal began in 1997 and is the longest continuous source of information on ERW and Mine Action in the world. We have a circulation of more than 1,900 (as of May 2011), two-thirds are outside of the United States. The online version of The Journal receives more than 169,000 unique visitors per year (2010-2011). The Journal is read, either in print or online, in more than 150 countries.

The Journal is produced by CISR and sponsored by the U.S. Department of State's Political-Military Bureau, Department of Weapons Removal and Abatement (PM/WRA) and the U.S. Army Humanitarian Demining Program.

Please submit article materials to:

Lois Carter Crawford
Editor-in-Chief, Journal of ERW and Mine Action
James Madison University
MSC 4902 / 800 South Main St.
Harrisonburg, VA 22807
Phone: 540-568-2718
Fax: 540-568-8176
Email: cisreditor@gmail.com




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, the Mine Action Information Center, 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. For questions please contact the editor-in-chief.

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. Manuscripts and photos will not be returned unless requested.

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.