Studies, report and country/region reports specific to landmines, UXO, IEDs – anything explosive and leftover.

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Submissions from 2021

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Afghanistan’s First Female Deminers: An Analysis of Perception Changes Among Deminers, Families, and Communities, Geneva International Center for Humanitarian Demining

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The Sustainable Development Outcomes of Mine Action in Jordan, Geneva International Center for Humanitarian Demining, Angela Hoyos Iborro, and Olag Juergensen

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To Walk the Earth in Safety 20th Edition (CY2020), U.S. Department of State

Submissions from 2020

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Improving the Prioritization Process of UXO Lao, Hayashi Ontoku Akihito

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A Real-Time Video-Streaming System for Monitoring Demining, Mohammed al-Husseini Ph.D., Masoud Alipour Ph.D., Hassan Ghaziri Ph.D., and Ali El-Hajj Ph.D.

HD R&D Field Evaluation: Badger, U.S. Humanitarian Demining Research and Development

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HD R&D Field Evaluation: Bearcat, U.S. Humanitarian Demining Research and Development

HD R&D Field Evaluation: HSTAMIDS, U.S. Humanitarian Demining Research and Development

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HD R&D Field Evaluation: Improved Backhoe, U.S. Humanitarian Demining Research and Development

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HD R&D Field Evaluation: Light Soil Sifter, U.S. Humanitarian Demining Research and Development

HD R&D Field Evaluation: Long Handle Tools, U.S. Humanitarian Demining Research and Development

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HD R&D Field Evaluation: Medium Minewolf, U.S. Humanitarian Demining Research and Development

HD R&D Field Evaluation: Mine Clearing Loader, U.S. Humanitarian Demining Research and Development

HD R&D Field Evaluation: Minehound, U.S. Humanitarian Demining Research and Development

HD R&D Field Evaluation: Mini Minewolf, U.S. Humanitarian Demining Research and Development

HD R&D Field Evaluation: Multi-Tool Attachments, U.S. Humanitarian Demining Research and Development

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HD R&D Field Evaluation: Multi-Tool Excavator, U.S. Humanitarian Demining Research and Development

HD R&D Field Evaluation: Orbit Screen, U.S. Humanitarian Demining Research and Development

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HD R&D Field Evaluation: Rebel Crusher, U.S. Humanitarian Demining Research and Development

HD R&D Field Evaluation: REX, U.S. Humanitarian Demining Research and Development

HD R&D Field Evaluation: Scorpion, U.S. Humanitarian Demining Research and Development

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HD R&D Field Evaluation: Target Reaquisition and Positioning System (TRPS), U.S. Humanitarian Demining Research and Development

HD R&D Field Evaluation: Terrapin, U.S. Humanitarian Demining Research and Development

HD R&D Field Evaluation: The Severe Terrain Off-Road Menzi Muck (STORM), U.S. Humanitarian Demining Research and Development

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HD R&D Field Evaluation: Traxx, U.S. Humanitarian Demining Research and Development

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A Twenty-Minute Walk Through Fallujah: Using Virtual Reality to Raise Awareness about IEDs in Iraq, Sandra Bialystok

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Developing a Sustainable National Training Capacity: Non-Technical Survey Training in Colombia, Marc Bonnet, Helen Gray, and Giulia Matassa

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Standardising Beneficiary Definitions in Humanitarian Mine Action (2nd Ed.), DanChurchAid, Danish Demining Group, The HALO Trust, Humanity and Inclusion, Mines Advisory Group, Norwegian People's Aid, and Swiss Foundation for Demining

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Mine Action 2020: Book of Papers, Centre for Testing, Development and Training Development and Training

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Disposal of Explosive Ordnance and Environmental Risk Mitigation, Roly Evans and Andy Duncan

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Time to Stem Lightweight Approaches and Focus on Real Minefield Data?, John Fardoulis and Xavier Depreytere

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Proof: How Small Drones Can Find Buried Landmines in the Desert Using Airborne IR Thermography, John Fardoulis, Xavier Depreytere, Pierre Gallien, Kheria Djouhri, Ba Abdourhmane, and Emmanuel Sauvage

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Community-Based Inclusive Development: Integrating Survivors into a Broader Victim Assistance System, Bernard Franck, Donna Koolmees, and Sarah French

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Explosive Ordnance in the Baltic Sea: New Tools for Decision Makers, Torsten Frey, Jacek Beldowski, and Edmund Maser

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Death Sentence to Civilians: The Long-Term Impact of Explosive Weapons in Populated Areas in Yemen, Humanity and Inclusion

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To What Extent Could the Development of an Airborne Thermal Imaging Detection System Contribute to Enhance Detection?, Martin Jebens; Hideyuki Sawada, Ph.D.; Junjie Shen; and Erik Tollefsen

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The Journal of Conventional Weapons Destruction, Issue 24.2 (2020), CISR JMU

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HMA in the Gray Zone, Lt. Col. Shawn Kadlec

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Seventh Mine Action Technology Workshop: A Space for Innovation, Arsen Khanyan and Inna Cruz

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Cluster Munition Remnant Survey in Southeast Asia, Kimberly McCosker, Jan Erik Stoa, and Katherine Harrison

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Automated UAS Aeromagnetic Surveys to Detect MBRL Unexploded Ordnance, Alex Nikulin, Ph.D.; Timothy deSmet, Ph.D.; Andrii Puliaiev; Vasyl Zhurakhov; Sofia Fasullo; Gabriel Chen; Isaac Spiegel; and Kaylee Cappuccio

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On-the-Ground Information Management Tools in Northeast Syria, Suleiman Nyamwaya and Joel Ndegwa

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To Walk the Earth in Safety 19th Edition (CY2019), U.S. Department of State

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Mechanical Improvised Explosive Device Removal in the Urban Environment, David Parry

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A Guide to the Oslo Action Plan and Provisional Results of 2020 Monitoring: Survey and Clearance, Mine Action Review

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Clearing Cluster Munition Remnants 2020, Mine Action Review

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Clearing the Mines 2020: A Report by Mine Action Review for the Eighteenth Meeting of States Parties to the Anti-Personnel Mine Ban Convention, Mine Action Review

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Confidence-Building Through Mine Action on the Korean Peninsula, Guy Rhodes, Ph.D.

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Landmines in America's Backyard, Ken Rutherford Ph.D.

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Iraq Programme Report 2020, United Nations Mine Action Service

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Long-Term Risk Management Tools for Protocols for Residual Explosive Ordnance Mitigation: A Pretest in Vietnam, Katrin Stauffer and Christelle Mestre

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Operationalized Management Information Systems in Iraq's DMA, Mark Steyn and Arie Claassens

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The Development of a Humanitarian IED Clearance Capacity in Afghanistan, Alexander Tan

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Augmented and Virtual Reality for HMA EOD Training, Allen Dodgson Tan

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The Mine Free Sarajevo Project, Marija Trlin, Elise Becker, and Nataša Uršič

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Providing IMAS Training to Local Military Forces and Mitigating Long-Term ERW Risks in Vietnam, Allan R. Vosburgh

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The Lethality Index: Re-Conceptualizing IED Clearance Planning and Delivery in Iraq, Mark Wilkinson

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Game-Based Learning: An Innovative and Scalable Approach to Mine Risk Education, Ta Thi Hai Yen

Submissions from 2019

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Booby-traps and Anti-handling Devices: Common Tactics, Michael Cardash

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Contamination in Eastern Ukraine: Observations by OSCE, Edward Crowther

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Minefield Clearance and Casualties - Holland 1945 - Military Operations Research Unit Report No.7, Roly Evans

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Drones in the Desert: Augmenting HMA and Socio-Economic Activities in Chad, John Fardoulis, Xavier Depreytere, Emmanuel Sauvage, and Pierre Gallien

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A Guide to Non-Technical Survey, Geneva International Centre for Humanitarian Demining

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Vietnam Ageing Study Management of Explosive Remnants of War (MORE), Geneva International Centre for Humanitarian Demining

Global Mapping and Analysis of Anti-Vehicle Mine Incidents in 2018, Geneva International Centre for Humanitarian Demining and

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Long-Term Risk Management Tools and Protocols for Residual Explosive Ordnance Mitigation (Vietnam), Geneva International Centre for Humanitarian Demining and

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National Capacities and Residual Contamination (Croatia), Geneva International Centre for Humanitarian Demining and

The Socio-Economic Impact of Anti-Vehicle Mines in Angola, Geneva International Centre for Humanitarian Demining, Kings College London, and Stockholm International Peace Research Institute

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The Journal of Conventional Weapons Destruction Issue 23.2 (2019), CISR JOURNAL

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Demining in Urban Centers is a Race Against Time, Pascal Rapillard and Jeremy Repond

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Demining in Urban Centres is a Race Against Time, Pascal Rapillard and Jeremy Repond

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Clearing the Mines 2019: A Report by Mine Action Review for the Fourth Annual Review Conference of the 1997 Anti-Personnel Mine Ban Convention, Mine Action Review

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Collaborative Demining Training in Cambodia, Jorge Rivero and Tom Gersbeck

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The Challenges of Humanitarian Mine Clearance in Ukraine, Toby Robinson and Rosanna O'Keeffe

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Iraq Programme Report 2018, United Nations Mine Action Service

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Iraq Programme Report 2019, United Nations Mine Action Service

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To Walk the Earth in Safety 18th Edition (CY 2018), U.S. Department of State

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Practical Notes on the Application of Thermite Systems in Mine Action, Robert Syfret and Chris Cooper

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Achievements and New Challenges in Mine Action, Stefano Toscano

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IEDs and Urban Clearance Variables in Mosul: Defining Complex Environments, Mark Wilkinson Ph.D.

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IED Threat Consistency and Predictability in Fallujah: A 'Simple' Model for Clearance, Mark Wilkinson Ph.D.

Submissions from 2018

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Determining the Value of UAVs in Iraq, Brad Alford, Edward Curran, and Shawn Cole

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Sepon Supports UXO Clearance in Laos, Saman Aneka and Micheal Valent

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Advanced Geophysical Classification of WWII-era Unexploded Bombs Using Borehole Electromagnetics, Laurens Beran and Stephen Billings

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Enhancing Humanitarian Mine Action in Angola with High-Resolution UAS IM, Inna Cruz, Luan Jaupi, Shadrack Kassanga Njamba Sequesseque, and Olivier Cottray

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The Effects of ERW Contamination in Sri Lanka, Jennifer Dathan

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Drones and "Butterflies": A Low-Cost UAV System for Rapid Detection and Identification of Unconventional Minefields, Timothy deSmet, Alex Nikulin, William Frazer, Jasper Baur, Jacob Abramowitz, Daniel Finan, Sean Denara, Nicholas Aglietti, and Gabriel Campos

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Lessons from the Past: The Rapid Clearance of Denmark’s Minefields in 1945, Roly Evans

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The Added Value of Integrating UAVS Into the HMA Toolkit, Shathel Fahs and Greg Crowther

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Shattered Lives and Bodies: Recovery of Survivors of Improvised Explosive Devices and Explosive Remnants of War in Northeast Syria, Médecins Sans Frontières

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Demining the Tajik-Uzbek Border: What Have We Learned from the Tajik Experience?, Henrique Garbino and Erkin Huseinov

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Drones Supporting Mine Clearance in Northern Sri Lanka, Oliver Gerard-Pearse

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Minefield Sketch Maps in Humanitarian Mine Action, Jesse Hamlin and Luan Jaupi

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Management of Residual Explosive Remnants of War in Cambodia Report, Geneva International Centre for Humanitarian Demining

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Global Mapping and Analysis of Anti-Vehicle Mine Incidents in 2017, Geneva International Centre for Humanitarian Demining and

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The Reduction of Weapons-Related Violence: A Global Approach to Saving Lives, Humanity and Inclusion

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The Journal of Conventional Weapons Destruction Issue 22.1 (2017), CISR JMU

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Clearing Safe Spaces for Drought Affected Communities in Somaliland, Edward Lajoie and Megan Dwyer

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The Hybrid Thermal Lance: A Promising New Technique for the Destruction of Landmines and UXO by Deflagration, Donald Pratt and Nick Torbet

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Why is Water so Efficient at Suppressing the Effects of Explosions?, Stephen Salter and John Parkes