Capacity development is a central part of sustainable mine action. As a concept, capacity development has evolved over time but even now there is not an agreed-upon definition. While the mine action sector has made progress in encouraging the development of national capacity in many countries, there is still much that can be done to promote strong, capable institutions—both within the mineaction field and beyond.
Barlow, Dennis and Ressler, Daniele
"Mine-action Capacity Development at a Crossroads,"
Journal of Conventional Weapons Destruction: Vol. 11
, Article 3.
Available at: http://commons.lib.jmu.edu/cisr-journal/vol11/iss1/3