Archive for March, 2013



Visit by Dutch Ambassador H.E. Mr. Jurriaan Kraak to ICMP in Tuzla

Thursday, March 21st, 2013

Visit by Dutch Ambassador H.E. Mr. Jurriaan Kraak to ICMP in Tuzla

Visit by Dutch Ambassador H.E. Mr. Jurriaan Kraak to ICMP in Tuzla

The Ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, H.E. Ambassador Jurriaan Kraak, visited the Identification Coordination Division (ICD) of the International Commission on Missing Persons (ICMP) and the Podrinje Identification Project (PIP) in Tuzla today.

Ambassador Kraak said that he was pleased to see the excellent work of the ICMP to which the Government of The Netherlands has been one of the largest donors. (more…)

ICMP Submits 95 New DNA Match Reports to Libyan Authorities to Expedite Identification Efforts

Saturday, March 16th, 2013

The International Commission on Missing Persons (ICMP) recently received skeletal samples and blood reference samples from Libyan authorities related to the high-profile case of the Bin Jawad mass grave. ICMP carried out the DNA analysis in its laboratories and compared the profiles of post mortem samples with blood reference samples obtained from families of the missing. As a result, 95 positive DNA matches were made of different individuals. (more…)

Microsoft Provides Continued Support to ICMP

Wednesday, March 13th, 2013
Director of Microsoft BiH and ICMP Director General addressed the media

Director of Microsoft BiH and ICMP Director General addressed the media

A press conference was held today in Sarajevo to announce a new donation from Microsoft to the International Commission on Missing Persons (ICMP). The commercial value of Microsoft’s software donation is 480,000 USD, and includes Windows, Office, Windows Server, Exchange Server, SQL Server, Visual Studio and Lync. (more…)