This article affirms that, in order for victim assistance to be more effective, sustainable and equitable for all people in landmine/explosive remnants of war-affected communities, gender sensitivity is needed. The different impacts of landmines/ERW on all genders and ages are outlined, and the problems facing female victims are highlighted. Finally some recommendations on how to take gender into consideration in VA are presented.
Calza Bini, Arianna and Massleberg, Asa
"Gender-sensitive Victim Assistance,"
Journal of Conventional Weapons Destruction: Vol. 15
, Article 14.
Available at: http://commons.lib.jmu.edu/cisr-journal/vol15/iss2/14