Center of Excellence of Humanitarian Forensics

INTERNATIONAL CENTRE FOR HUMANITARIAN FORENSICS (ICHF)

(Conceptualized as a joint venture of GFSU and ICRC)

   

This is the first of its kind institution established across the globe and one stop centre dedicated for the humanitarian services to the victims of mass disasters of any kind with a special expertise of forensic sciences. (An initiative for humanitarian forensic action for the dejected & an altruistic approach of empathy, compassion and solace)

This is a novel initiative from the highly specialized academic institution of forensic, investigative and security sciences, the GFSU in collaboration with the internationally acclaimed organization for the humanitarian services, the ICRC

   

SALIENT FEATURES

  • SCIENTIFIC IDENTIFICATION OF VICTIMS OF MASS DISASTERS, WAR AND CONFLICTS OF ANY ORIGIN
  • DIGNIFIED MANAGEMENT OF DEAD WITH SCIENTIFIC APPLICATION
  • PSYCHOLOGICAL SUPPORT FOR THE VICTIMS
  • FACILITATING PERFORMANCE OF RITES IN A SOCIO CULTURAL PERSPECTIVE
  • COMPREHENSIVE MANAGEMENT OF THE DISASTER VICTIMS IN A LOOP OF WELL COORDINATED GROUP
  • FACILITATING THE SOCIAL ASSISTANCE THROUGH GOVERMENTAL ORGANIZATIONS

   

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

This centre has been imparting training to the officers of various agencies involved in the disaster management across country. It has been roping in experts from across the globe with the special emphasis on scientific management of the disaster victims. This centre is contemplating to provide academic programs to hone up the skills of the specific target groups involved in the concerned area. Consultancy service is the cornerstone of this institution. Composite research work is being undertaken to enhance the modalities related to management of the victims.