As a young man in a war-torn area of Azerbaijan, Elnur Gasimov experienced the shock of being severely injured by a piece of unexploded ordnance. Today, Gasimov’s personal experience has inspired him to work as the Team Leader of the Training and Quality Assurance Team at the Azerbaijan National Agency for Mine Action to ensure what happened to him will not happen to other citizens of his country. Gasimov’s resilience and dedication to his work make him a hero in the demining community.
"Unsung Hero: Elnur Gasimov,"
Journal of Conventional Weapons Destruction: Vol. 10
, Article 27.
Available at: http://commons.lib.jmu.edu/cisr-journal/vol10/iss2/27