The United Nation’s Mine Action Program for Afghanistan (MAPA) combines the efforts of numerous Mine Action Centers (MACs) and local NGOs in order to form one of the most comprehensive mine action programs in the world. Operating under the direction of the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Assistance (UNOCHA), MAPA has successfully located and destroyed 1,629,605 landmines/UXO and cleared 230,440,706 square meters of mined area and 339,579,010 square meters of battlefield area.
"The Mine Action Program for Afghanistan,"
Journal of Mine Action
: Vol. 6
, Article 8.
Available at: http://commons.lib.jmu.edu/cisr-journal/vol6/iss1/8