Established in 1996, the Lao National Unexploded Ordnance Programme (UXO Lao) promotes risk education and clears land for agriculture, community purposes (e.g., schools, hospitals, temples and water supplies) and other development activities. UXO Lao is working in the nine most impacted Lao provinces nationwide. Although recent changes occurred to UXO Lao’s survey procedure, the program continues mapping out contaminated areas throughout the country.
Akihito, Hayashi Ontoku
"Mobile Technologies: UXO Lao's Easy Sketch Map,"
The Journal of Conventional Weapons Destruction: Vol. 20
, Article 7.
Available at: https://commons.lib.jmu.edu/cisr-journal/vol20/iss2/7
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