Information for States

Victim assistance obligations and norms are relevant to representatives from ministries of health and labour, social and disability departments and foreign affairs in mine & ERW affected states.

Resources for states include:

Victim Assistance in the Context of the AP Mine Ban Convention

Cartagena Action Plan Recommendations, Victim Assistance Co-chairs

Suggestions for the way forward for progress-oriented victim assistance, Handicap International

The AP Mine Ban Convention Implementation Support Unit, has provided “process support” to those States Parties to the Mine Ban Treaty that have indicated that they have a responsibility to significant numbers of landmine survivors.

See also information from the following organizations: