Archive for April, 2009



German Ambassador praises ICMP’s identification system on visit to Tuzla

Wednesday, April 15th, 2009

ICMP’s Edin Jasaragic briefs H.E Joachim Schmidt, German Ambassador to Bosnia and Herzegovina about the work of ICMP’s Identification Coordination Division Funding from the German government has enabled the International Commission on Missing Persons (ICMP) to purchase state-of-the-art technical equipment which will enhance its high-throughput DNA identification system.

Visiting ICMP’s Identification Coordination Division and the Podrinje Identification Project in Tuzla, H.E Joachim Schmidt, German Ambassador to Bosnia and Herzegovina, praised ICMP’s DNA-assisted identification system and the improvements made to it by the recent German donation.

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Experts from Cyprus Committee on Missing Persons Visit ICMP

Wednesday, April 8th, 2009

A delegation of six Cypriot and Turkish Cypriot scientists working for the Committee on Missing Persons in Cyprus (CMP) attended a training course provided by the International Commission on Missing Persons (ICMP) in Bosnia Herzegovina. The purpose of the visit was to provide the bi-communal team of Cypriot scientists with the opportunity to broaden and enhance their existing forensic and anthropological skills. (more…)