The Mine Action Programme of Afghanistan, coordinated by the Mine Action Coordination Centre of Afghanistan, faces a unique set of challenges in combating the national mine/explosive-remnants-of-war contamination problem. The ongoing war and changing political climate force the country’s mine-action plan to adapt to meet new demands as they emerge. The following summary of MAPA’s activities highlights these challenges and their implications for the continued humanitarian effort in Afghanistan.
Reza, Mohammed Haider
"The Mine Action Programme of Afghanistan,"
Journal of Conventional Weapons Destruction: Vol. 14
, Article 12.
Available at: http://commons.lib.jmu.edu/cisr-journal/vol14/iss3/12