As one of more than 800 Tajik landmine victims, Rahmatova Sadafmo is a 32-year-old woman living in the small mountainous village of Dashtijum on the Tajik-Afghan border. Despite losing her leg in a tragic landmine accident, Sadafmo is able to support herself and her young son with assistance from the Tajikistan Mine Action Centre. She helps other landmine victims and looks toward her future with hope and enthusiasm.
"A Survivor’s Successful Story: Sadafmo,"
The Journal of ERW and Mine Action
: Vol. 14
, Article 11.
Available at: http://commons.lib.jmu.edu/cisr-journal/vol14/iss3/11