Forensic Archive

October 15th, 2010

Truth Seeking and the Role of Forensic Science: Conference in Kabul, October 12-14, 2010

Participants in the conference organized by PHR’s International Forensic Program came from many different provinces in Afghanistan. Approximately 100 persons representing civil society, governmental, and other local and regional authorities attended. (See pdfs of the agenda and participant bios in English and Dari, linked at the end of this post.) The findings and recommendations of [...]

September 27th, 2010

Engaging in Seeking Truth

I’m writing from Kabul, where I’m working with local partners to host a conference on truth seeking and the role of forensic science. Against a news cycle dominated with charges of corruption and threats of instability, I want to share news of a different sort from Afghanistan. In the early summer of 2010, PHR’s International [...]