humanitarian demining

GC: n

S: (last access: 12 April 2013); (last access: 4 September 2014).

N: Department of Defense and Department of State program to promote the foreign policy interests of the United States by assisting other nations in protecting their populations from landmines and clearing land of the threat posed by landmines remaining after conflict has ended. The humanitarian demining program includes training of host nation deminers, establishment of national demining organizations, provision of demining equipment, mine awareness training, and research development. (JP 3-07.6).

S: (last access: 27 July 2015)


CR: humanitarian intervention