Multiple border and civil wars have left Somaliland contaminated with explosive remnants of war and a surplus of small arms and light weapons. Today, unsecured firearms threaten daily life in rural villages, resulting in more deaths in Somaliland than from recent landmine incidents. Addressing the need for firearm security, Danish Demining Group provides training and awareness through its Community Safety program.
"Firearms Safety in Somaliland: From Mine Action to Community Safety,"
The Journal of ERW and Mine Action
: Vol. 16
, Article 24.
Available at: http://commons.lib.jmu.edu/cisr-journal/vol16/iss2/24