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Reference : V-P-IN-E-00398
Date : 17/02/2023
Country/Region : INDIA
Caption : Gujarat, Gandhinagar, National Forensic Sciences University (NFSU) campus. Forensic short courses on search and excavation of bodies from unmarked burials, organized by the International Centre for Humanitarian Forensics (ICHF). The ICHF is a partnership between the ICRC and the NFSU.
Photographer : BHATIA, Ashish
Confidentiality level : public
Publication restrictions : publication without restrictions
Copyright : ICRC
Description : During this first course, twenty pathologists, police, odontologists and NFSU students – including past and present ICHF students – from India, Bhutan, Maldives, and Tanzania learned about how theory and methods of archaeology is used to find and investigate unmarked burial sites. During two and a half days, different experts, including all three members of the ICRC forensic team, ICHF Faculty, and IIT Professor Sharada Visweswara Channarayapatna lectured and led practical activities related to subjects including archaeological theory and methods, taphonomy (how things decompose), human dentition, and exhumations.
Original material : digital
Resolution : 6960x4640
Orientation : landscape
Colour/B&W : colour