Archive for October, 2009



Spain supports ICMP and efforts to search for Missing Persons

Thursday, October 29th, 2009

The Spanish Ambassador to Bosnia-Herzegovina, His Excellency Senor Alejandro Enrique Alvargonzalez San Martin, visited the forensic facilities of the International Commission on Missing Persons (ICMP) in Tuzla. The Ambassador was accompanied by a delegation from The Spanish Agency for International Cooperation for Development (AECID). (more…)

ICMP signs major funding agreements with the German government

Wednesday, October 14th, 2009
Bomberger and Schmidt during the donation agreement signing in Sarajevo HQ

The German Government has provided 500,000 Euros to the International Commission on Missing Persons demonstrating its continued commitment to the process of recovery and identification of persons missing in the Western Balkans. In a separate grant agreement the German Government will, for the first time, support ICMP’s programs in Iraq with a contribution of some 700,000 Euros for the period to the end of 2010.  This brings to almost 3,150,000 EUR the total amount of funding committed by the German government to ICMP. (more…)

Iraqi Delegation Visits ICMP

Tuesday, October 13th, 2009
Iraqi delegation in ICMP HQ in Sarajevo

A high-level delegation of 8 Iraqi experts working on the issue of missing persons in Iraq visited the International Commission on Missing Persons (ICMP) at its headquarters in Bosnia and Herzegovina from 4thth to 9th October, 2009.  The visit was funded by the British Government through its Embassy in Baghdad. (more…)