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Civilian Harm Mitigation: Primer

Civilian Harm Mitigation (CHM, sometimes also referred to as CHMR) is rapidly becoming an often-heard and referred to concept in relation to military operations. In this primer aimed at practitioners (see below), PAX offers a short, one-page explanation of what CHM entails. This includes definitions of both civilian harm and civilian harm mitigation, a CHM process overview, as well as why it is an important task for military actors.

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Date of publication:

Apr 04, 2023


Marc Garlasco & Erin Bijl




April 2023

Civilian Harm Mitigation: Primer

Apr 04, 2023, Marc Garlasco & Erin Bijl

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