Collectively, the mine action community has spent over $1.7 billion (U.S.) since 1992, yet it remains uncertain how much closer we are to the goal of a mine-free or even a mine impact-free world.
"Area Reduction: A Solution Whose Time has Come,"
Journal of Mine Action
: Vol. 7
, Article 27.
Available at: http://commons.lib.jmu.edu/cisr-journal/vol7/iss3/27