This article begins with a brief overview of the literature that helped frame a gender assessment MAG undertook and put gender into perspective within the broader development discourse, helping to identify where there are important linkages between gender and mine action. Following this summary, which highlights the centrality of gender in poverty-eradication efforts, an overview of the assessment (including methods and key findings) is provided.
"Gender Issue: An Example from Lao PDR,"
Journal of Conventional Weapons Destruction: Vol. 12
, Article 10.
Available at: http://commons.lib.jmu.edu/cisr-journal/vol12/iss2/10