The Americas

The issue of missing persons has affected societies in North and South America as a result of diverse causes, including natural and man-made disasters, terrorism, trafficking and migration as well as organized crime.

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North America

In North America, ICMP contributed to the process of identifying victims in the aftermath of the 2001 attacks on the World Trade Center in New York and the Lac Mégantic train disaster in Quebec in 2013. At the invitation of the authorities in Louisiana, ICMP also applied DNA technology to victim identification in the wake […]

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Latin America and the Caribbean

ICMP ima dugoročne programe za Latinsku Ameriku, uključujući Čile i El-Salvador, s ciljem pomoći ovim državama da riješe prilično velike probleme poboljšanjem njihovih insitucionih kapaciteta, tehničkih mogućnosti i učestvovanjem u civilnom društvu. Odmah nakon katastrofalnog zemljotresa 2010. na Haitiju, ICMP je izradio strategiju za identifikaciju, te poslao svoje osoblje u tu državu. Nakon incidenta u […]

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