According to average budgets of the 2007 Portfolio of Mine Action Projects, victim-assistance programs are the third most-funded category after clearance and humanitarian mine-action program oversight. The author thinks the global mine-action community needs to reconsider how it handles victim assistance. This article outlines the qualities necessary for effective victim assistance and calls the community to action.
"Victim Assistance in the World Today,"
Journal of Conventional Weapons Destruction: Vol. 12
, Article 2.
Available at: http://commons.lib.jmu.edu/cisr-journal/vol12/iss1/2