U.S. flag

An official website of the United States government, Department of Justice.

Dot gov

Official websites use .gov
A .gov website belongs to an official government organization in the United States.

Https

Secure .gov websites use HTTPS
A lock ( ) or https:// means you’ve safely connected to the .gov website. Share sensitive information only on official, secure websites.

Just Science Podcast: Just So You Know: The Humanitarian and Human Rights Resource Center's Impact

NCJ Number
254572
Date Published
Agencies
NIJ-Sponsored
Grant Number(s)
2016-MU-BX-K110
Annotation
This online video discusses humanitarian forensic action and how the Humanitarian and Human Rights Resource Center impacts forensic research around the world.
Abstract
In this Just So You Know episode, funded by the National Institute of Justice’s (NIJ) Forensic Technology Center of Excellence (FTCoE), Dr. Duarte Nuno Vieira and Dr. Cláudia Plens look at how support from the National Institute of Justice aids the American Academy of Forensic Sciences’, Humanitarian and Human Rights Resource Center (HHRRC) mission. The HHRRC seeks to promote humanitarian and human rights action in the field of forensic sciences. This effort would not be possible without the support provided by NIJ’s FTCoE. The HHRRC improves the practice of forensic science and strengthens its impact on humanitarian and human rights issues through education and dissemination of best practices and guidelines.
Date Created: March 6, 2020