Mine risk education is an important tool in preventing mine-related injuries and deaths. The U.S. State Department has provided funding to many mine risk education programs in several different countries, giving mine-affected communities the knowledge necessary to live their daily lives with more caution and less fear.
"Funding Mine Risk Education: Saving Lives Around the Globe,"
Journal of Conventional Weapons Destruction: Vol. 6
, Article 27.
Available at: http://commons.lib.jmu.edu/cisr-journal/vol6/iss3/27