Although men account for a greater number of unexploded ordnance- and landmine-related casualties, explosive remnants of war accidents carry a distinct set of grim implications for women in many cultures. This article examines the specific social and economic repercussions for women in mine-contaminated regions and discusses some of the efforts to alleviate them.
"Gender Stigma and ERW Injuries,"
The Journal of ERW and Mine Action
: Vol. 12
, Article 3.
Available at: http://commons.lib.jmu.edu/cisr-journal/vol12/iss2/3