The United Nations Mine Action Service (UNMAS) serves as the focal point for all U.N. mine-related activities carried out by II departments and agencies within the organization. This coordinated and proactive approach minimizes the potential for duplication of effort, and ensures clear delineation of responsibility and integration of work by all involved.
"Notes from United Nations Mine Action Service,"
Journal of Conventional Weapons Destruction: Vol. 5
, Article 25.
Available at: http://commons.lib.jmu.edu/cisr-journal/vol5/iss1/25