Using three specific examples—Mozambique, Eritrea and Iraq—the author shows clearly how demining and development go hand-in-hand. He shows how clearing mines to restore power lines, rail service and agricultural land helps communities become economically viable again.
"Humanitarian Demining as a Precursor to Economic Development,"
Journal of Conventional Weapons Destruction: Vol. 9
, Article 22.
Available at: http://commons.lib.jmu.edu/cisr-journal/vol9/iss2/22