mineactionThere has been significant progress made by both national and international stakeholders to include gender considerations in mine action.

Certain national and international mine action strategies have been identified as incorporating gender issues at different levels. Most strategies commented on efforts made to include women in mine action and take into consideration gender issues when planning mine action activities. Few others presented sex and age disaggregated data while others reported on plans to record data in a disaggregated way.

While these represent important first steps to achieving gender mainstreaming in mine action and complying to best practices, the  progress needs to be continued and encouraged. Lessons learnt and good practices need to be identified, shared and applied.

This is a (non-exhaustive) list of mine action strategies that have incorporated some gender issues