Effective mine risk education in war-zone areas--a shared responsibility.

  title={Effective mine risk education in war-zone areas--a shared responsibility.},
  author={Jo Durham and Sue Gillieatt and Bounpheng Sisavath},
  journal={Health promotion international},
  volume={20 3},
The focus of this paper is effective health education and promotion in the field of mine awareness, or what has more recently been re-titled 'mine risk education'. According to the United Nations, mine risk education comprises educational activities that aim to reduce the risk of injury from landmine/unexploded ordnance (UXO) through raising awareness and promoting behavioural change and includes public information dissemination, education and training, and community mine action liaison… CONTINUE READING
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