For years, the mine-action community has been revising its definition of explosive remnants of war. Viewing unexploded ordnance, landmines, ammunition stockpiles, and small arms/light weapons as individual threats, the mine-action community has created distinct budgets, programs and policies to address each of them. What we’re beginning to realize, however, is that a more integrated approach allows for greater progress in reducing the ERW threat.
"Integrating ERW Programs: The Case for Consolidating CWD Activities,"
Journal of Conventional Weapons Destruction: Vol. 14
, Article 2.
Available at: http://commons.lib.jmu.edu/cisr-journal/vol14/iss3/2