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

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Submissions from 2015

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Legal Aspects of the Land Release Process, Pehr Lodhammar

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Mechanical Demining: From 1942 to the Present, Pehr Lodhammar

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Falkland Islands Malvinas Exploitation Report 2015, Fenix- Insight Ltd.

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MineSweeper: Not Just a Game Anymore, Andres Mack

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Reinforcement for Operational Mine Detection Rats, Amanda Mahoney, Christophe Cox, Bart Weetjens, Tess Tewelde, Tekimiti Gilbert, Amy Durgin, and Alan Poling

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Mine Detection Rats: Effects of Repeated Extinction on Detection Accuracy, Amanda Mahoney, Amy Durgin, Alan Poling, Bart Weetjens, Christophe Cox, Tess Tewelde, and Tekimiti Gilbert

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Evaluating Landmine-detection Rats in Operational Conditions, Amanda Mahoney, Timothy Edwards, Kate Lalonde, Christophe Cox, Bart Weetjens, Tekimiti Gilbert, Tess Tewelde, and Alan Poling

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Humanitarian Mine Action in Afghanistan: A History, Ian Mansfield

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Land-release Information Management: Advocating for a Collaborative Approach, Aurora Martinez and Daniel Eriksson

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UNISDR Scientific and Technical Advisory Group Case Studies 2015 | The use of Geographic Information Systems for Environmental Impact Assessments in Mine Action, Gianluca Maspoli and Angela deSantis

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Land Cancellation and Release, Parvis Mavlonkulov

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Congolese Soldiers Learn to Combat UXO and Mines, Amanda McCarty

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Research in Colombia on Explosives Detection by Rats, Luisa Fernando Mendez Pardo and Andres M. Perez-Acosta

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Land Release Liability, Sean Moorhouse

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Priority-setting in Mine Action: Getting More Value for the Investment, Albert Souza Mülli and Ted Paterson

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An African Perspective on the Cluster Munitions Convention, Sheila Mweemba

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Humanitarian Demining Symposium in Šibenik, Croatia, Nicole Neitzey

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Female Demining Teams in Tajikistan, Julieta Nikolova

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Gender and Land Release: The Responsibility of the Mine-action Community, Marie Nilsson, Virginie Rozes, and Juliane Garcia

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Demining Quality Management: Case Studies from Jordan, Jamal Odibat

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To Walk the Earth in Safety 15th Edition (FY2014), U.S. Department of State

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Somalia: Working in High-risk Environments and Fragile States, Ann Mary Olsen

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Clearing Minefields in Israel and the West Bank, Dyhan Or and Heidi Kuhn

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Kabul City Clearance Project, Mohammad Akbar Oriakhil

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Impact Study on the Effects of Demining Operations in Nicaragua, Carlos Orozco

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The Case for a National Assessment on Landmine Contamination through NTS in Colombia, Pablo Parra and Marc Bonnet

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Humanitarian Impact Evaluation: Battlefield Area Clearance in South Lebanon, Aneeza Pasha

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Proper Usage of Torch Systems for In-Situ Landmine Neutralization by Burning for Humanitarian Demining, Divyakant Patel

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The Performance of Militaries in Humanitarian Demining, Ted Paterson

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ERW and Survivor Assistance in Central Vietnam, Ari Perlstein and Imbert Matthee

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Two Strategies for Landmine Detection by Giant Pouched Rats, Alan Poling, Christophe Cox, Bart Weetjens, Negussie Beyene, and Andrew Sully

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Reflections from the Field: Lao PDR, Surveys and Land Release, Stephen Pritchard

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Humanitarian and Developmental Impact of Anti-vehicle Mines, Pascal Rapillard and Maryam Walton

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Future Developments Trends in Mechanical-demining Technology, Heinz Rath, Dieter Schroder, and Raymond Twiesselmann

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Mine Detonation Trailers: Stresses Induced by Wheels Below the Surface of a Soil Road, Peter Renwick

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Anti-personnel Landmine Detection for Humanitarian Demining: The Current Situation and Future Direction for Japanese Research and Development, Book Review

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Profile: “Remnants of a War,” directed by Jawad Metni, Documentary Review

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Sri Lanka: Mine Action in a Deteriorating Environment, Chris Rush

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Cluster Munitions Monitoring and Information Campaign in Azerbaijan, Hafiz Safikhanov

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The Effect of Reinforcement Rate Variations on Hits and False Alarms in Remote Explosive Scent Tracing with Dogs, Rebecca Sargisson and Ian McLean

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Environmental Determinants of Landmine Detection by Dogs: Findings From a Large-scale Study in Afghanistan, Rebecca Sargisson, Ian McLean, Jennifer Brown, and Håvard Bach

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Clutter Reduction in Manual-demining Operations with the Help of a Handheld Magnet Tool, Arnold Schoolderman and Yolanda Rieter-Barrell

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Iraq Facing the Legacy of Landmines and Explosive Remnants of War, Salomon Schreuder

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Landmines, Explosive Remnants of War and IED Safety Handbook, United Nations Mine Action Service

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The Democratic Republic of the Congo’s National Landmines Contamination Survey, Pascal Simon and Kevin Thoma

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The Database of Demining Accidents: A Driving Force in HMA, Andy Smith

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Using Encapsulated Fluorescent Bioprobes to Detect Explosive Materials in Soil, Clint Smith and Joel Tabb

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ERW Contamination in the Pacific Islands, Justin Smith

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Latin Victims are Invisible to the International Media, Vinicius Souza and Maria Eugênia Sá

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Testing the Effectiveness and Survivability of the Mini MineWolf, Thomas Sponfeldner

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A Conversation about Land Cancellation and Release with H. Murphey “Murf” McCloy, John Stevens

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Evaluating the Mini MineWolf, Phil Straw

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Sri Lanka: A Photographic Essay, Sean Sutton

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Vietnam 40 Years After the War, Sean Sutton

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Falkland Islands Demining Pilot Project: Completion of Phase 1, Robin Swanson

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Tucker’s Story: DCA’s Trustworthy Man in the Field, Tamar Szeps-Znaider

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Metal Detector Pinpointing Accuracy Under Field Conditions, Kazunori Takahashi

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Data Analysis and Performance Evaluation of Japanese Dual-sensor Systems Tested in Croatia, Kazunori Takahashi, Mate Gaal, and Dieter Gulle

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ITEP Evaluation of Metal Detectors and Dual-sensor Detectors, Kazunori Takahashi and Dieter Gulle

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Influence of Soil Properties on the Performance of Metal Detectors and GPR, Kazunori Takahashi, Holger Preetz, and Jan Igel

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Addressing Underwater Ordnance Stockpiles in Cambodia, Allen D. Tan

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Advanced Ordnance Teaching Materials, Allen D. Tan

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Integration of Clearance Assets, Mark Thompson

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Land Rights in Mine-affected Countries, Jon Unruh, Gabrielle Chaizy, and Sharmala Naidoo

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Gender in Community Consultations, Hilde Vandeskog Wallacher

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Mixing It Up: The Rotary Mine Comb, Chris Wanner

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GIS Technology Helps Rid Southeast Asia of Landmines and UXO, Carla Wheeler

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Darfur: Baseline KAPB Survey, Beatrice Winkler and Shaza Ragab

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PeaceTrees' EOD Program in Vietnam, Claire Yunker

Submissions from 2014

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CEN Workshop Agreement, Test and Evaluation of Digger D-250, Swedish EOD and Demining Centre

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Safety, Security, and Socio-Economic Wellbeing in Somaliland, Laura Hammond

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Doing No Harm? Mine Action and Land Issues in Cambodia, Geneva International Center for Humanitarian Demining

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Assessment of Mozambique's National Capacities and to Manage Residual Contamination, Geneva International Centre for Humanitarian Demining

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Doing No Harm? Mine Action and Land Issues in Cambodia, Geneva International Centre for Humanitarian Demining

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Guide to Mine Action 2014, Geneva International Centre for Humanitarian Demining

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National Capacities and Residual Contamination | Liberia, Geneva International Centre for Humanitarian Demining

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The Humanitarian and Developmental Impact of Anti-Vehicle Mines, Geneva International Centre for Humanitarian Demining and

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Bombs Under the Rubble: Study of Awareness of Explosive Remnants of War Among the Population of Gaza, Humanity and Inclusion

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To Walk the Earth in Safety 14th Edition (FY2013), U.S. Department of State

Submissions from 2013

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Falkland Islands Malvinas Exploitation Report 2013, C. King Associates Ltd.

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Handover of Released Land | Common Procedures and Good Practices, Geneva International Centre for Humanitarian Demining and Gender in Mine Action

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Demining Programme Office in the Falkland Islands - Technical Support 2013, Fenix -. Insight Ldt.

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Demining Programme Office in the Falkland Islands - Technical Support 2013, Colin King

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Mine Action and Land Rights in South Sudan: Key Findings and Recommendations, Sharmala Naidoo, Francesca Marzatico, and Lisa Monaghan

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Mine Action and Land Issues in Columbia, Sharmala Naidoo, Camilo Pardo, and Christina Theim Jensen

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To Walk the Earth in Safety 12th Edition (FY2012), U.S. Department of State

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Clearance of M16 Anti-personnel Mines in Chile, Erik Tollefsen

Submissions from 2012

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South Sudan National Mine Action Strategic Plan 2012-2016, South Sudan Mine Action Authority

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Mine Action and Development: Challenges of Inter-Organizational Relationships, Brian da Cal

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Land Rights and Mine Action in Afghanistan: Analysis and Programming Entry-points for Mine Action Organisations - Final Report, Geneva International Centre for Humanitarian Demining

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Land Rights and Mine Action in Afghanistan: Frequently Asked Questions, Geneva International Centre for Humanitarian Demining

Mines Other than Anti-Personnel Mines, Geneva International Centre for Humanitarian Demining

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Transitioning Mine Action Programmes to National Ownership | Mozambique, Geneva International Centre for Humanitarian Demining

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Transitioning Mine Action Programmes to National Ownership | Sudan, Geneva International Centre for Humanitarian Demining

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Livelihoods Analysis of Landmine/ERW Affected Communities in Herat Province Afghanistan, Geneva International Centre for Humanitarian Demining, Mine Action Coordination Centre for Afghanistan, and Gender in Mine Action

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Evaluation of The UN Mine Action Programme in Nepal, Ted Paterson, Prabin Chitraker, and Abigail Hartley

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Evaluation of United Nations Development Programme Support to the Tajikistan Mine Action Programme, Rebecca Roberts

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Transitioning Mine Action Programmes to National Ownership | Ethiopia, Pascal Simon

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Transitioning Mine Action Programmes to National Ownership, Pascal Simon and

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The National Strategy for Mine Action in Sri Lanka 2010, The Ministry of Economic Development- Sri Lanka