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2017 Cluster Munition Remnants Report for Lao PDR

The report offers the information on UXO demining in Laos. In 2016, analysis of data in the Information Management System for Mine Action (IMSMA) database revealed many errors requiring a major data clean-up exercise potentially slowing implementation of a badly needed national baseline survey of contamination. Procedures and standards for the survey were again the subject of extensive discussion between the National Regulatory Agency (NRA) and operators in 2016, but without a conclusion being reached. Coordination of survey and clearance required strengthening at provincial level and between provinces and the capital.

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Field Value
Document type Reports, journal articles, and research papers (including theses and dissertations)
Language of document
  • English
Topics Landmines UXO and demining
Geographic area (spatial range)
  • Lao People's Democratic Republic
Copyright Yes
Version / Edition 2017
License Creative Commons Attribution
Author (corporate) Mine Action Review
Publisher Mine Action Review
Publication date 2017
Pagination 7
Date uploaded September 30, 2018, 02:51 (UTC)
Date modified December 17, 2019, 04:32 (UTC)