Archive for September, 2011



ICMP urges Libyan authorities to design mechanisms to address the issue of missing persons in accordance with international human rights and rule of law norms

Friday, September 30th, 2011

In light of recent developments in Libya, the International Commission on Missing Persons calls on Libyan authorities to design mechanisms to address the issue of missing persons in accordance with international norms. Accordingly, ICMP notes that the state has the obligation to document cases of enforced disappearance, recover and identify mortal remains, and return them to families for a dignified burial. (more…)

ICMP Works with Iraqi NGOs and Government Representatives to Ensure the Right to Know the Fate of the Missing

Wednesday, September 28th, 2011
ICMP seminar in Baghdad, Iraq

ICMP seminar in Baghdad, Iraq

The International Commission Missing Persons held a seminar and workshop on enforced disappearances entitled, “The Right to Know” on 26 and 27 of September 2011. The ICMP held the event in Baghdad and in cooperation with the Iraqi Ministry of Human Rights. (more…)

German Embassy chargée d’affaires in Bosnia and Herzegovina visits ICMP facilities in Tuzla

Tuesday, September 13th, 2011
German Embassy delegation visits ICMP facilities in Tuzla

German Embassy delegation visits ICMP facilities in Tuzla

Ms. Christiana Markert, German Embassy chargée d’affaires, and Mr. Christian Reismuller, First Secretary and Consul of the German Embassy in Bosnia and Herzegovina, visited the facilities of the International Commission on Missing Persons (ICMP) and the Podrinje Identification Project (PIP) in Tuzla today. (more…)