Jordan is embracing the role of international humanitarian ambassador, particularly in the field of mine action. Jordan’s National Committee for Demining and Rehabilitation has hosted several events for mine-affected countries and has recently completed its first explosive-remnants-of-war training course.The Kingdom of Jordan has a long record of participating in international humanitarian crisis-prevention and peacekeeping efforts. On a per-capita basis, Jordan is one of the largest contributors to U.N. peacekeeping missions—with an emphasis on providing field hospitals and support for mine action. Jordan regularly dispatches relief supplies and heavy equipment when natural disasters strike around the world.
Briekat, Mohammad and Juergansen, Olag
"A Broader Canvas: Jordan’s ERW Training Course,"
The Journal of ERW and Mine Action
: Vol. 13
, Article 12.
Available at: http://commons.lib.jmu.edu/cisr-journal/vol13/iss3/12