2015 To Walk the Earth in Safety: Commonly Used Acronyms and Abbreviations

Bureau of Political-Military Affairs

CWD Conventional Weapons Destruction
EOD Explosive Ordnance Disposal
ERW Explosive Remnants of War
FY Fiscal Year
GICHD Geneva International Centre for Humanitarian Demining
HDTC Humanitarian Demining Training Center
HD R&D Humanitarian Demining Research & Development Program
IED Improvised Explosive Device
IMAS International Mine Action Standards
IMSMA Information Management System for Mine Action
ITF ITF Enhancing Human Security
MAG Mines Advisory Group
MANPADS Man-portable Air-defense System
NATO North Atlantic Treaty Organization
NPA Norwegian People's Aid
NSPA NATO Support Agency
OAS Organization of American States
OHDACA Overseas Humanitarian, Disaster Assistance and Civic Aid
OSCE Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe
PM/WRA Office of Weapons Removal and Abatement in the U.S.
Department of State's Bureau of Political-Military Affairs
PSSM Physical Security and Stockpile Management
SA/LW Small Arms and Light Weapons
USAID United States Agency for International Development
USAFRICOM U.S. Africa Command
USCENTCOM U.S. Central Command
USEUCOM U.S. European Command
USSOUTHCOM U.S. Southern Command
USPACOM U.S. Pacific Command
UXO Unexploded Ordnance