Clearing mines is expensive, and demining programs usually consume funding before reaching the task of mine removal. The authors suggest ways to make demining more practical, effective and economical using a "public-health" approach.
Wolf, Daniel and Barmazel, Steven
"The Necessity of Implementing a Public-Health Approach to Humanitarian Demining,"
Journal of Conventional Weapons Destruction: Vol. 5
, Article 41.
Available at: http://commons.lib.jmu.edu/cisr-journal/vol5/iss2/41