Nicaragua's civil war of the 1980s left the country ridden with landmines. Since 1989 a number of organizations have been working in Nicaragua to overcome obstacles and improve the country's landmine situation.
"The History of Demining in Nicaragua,"
Journal of Conventional Weapons Destruction: Vol. 5
, Article 11.
Available at: http://commons.lib.jmu.edu/cisr-journal/vol5/iss2/11