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Humanitarian Demining Program

Demining Policy

U.S. Government Interagency Humanitarian Demining Strategic Plan
Released by the Interagency Working Group on Humanitarian Demining,
Washington, DC, April 12, 2000
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Changing roles and responsibilities among U.S. Government agencies participating in the U.S. Humanitarian Demining Program and the rapid expansion of the Program have necessitated an update in the Interagency Humanitarian Demining Strategic Plan. This revision is based on experiences and lessons learned over the last few years on humanitarian demining efforts. This new strategic plan should accelerate and make more effective U.S. government efforts to make mine-affected countries around the world mine-safe.

Table of Contents

Executive Summary
Chapter 1. Introduction
Chapter 2. Vision, Goals, and Objectives
Chapter 3. The Interagency Working Group on Humanitarian Demining
Chapter 4. The Humanitarian Demining Program Process: A Methodology
Appendix A: Policy Assessment Visit
Appendix B: Policy Review Visit Checklist
Appendix C: Glossary
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