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Building Forensic Capacity Post-Conflict: Lessons from Uganda

Event Dates
All times are Eastern Time unless noted otherwise.
Event Duration
90 minutes

This presentation introduces research conducted in Uganda at the nexus of forensic science and transitional justice, highlighting a large-scale forensic investigation and human identification capacity-building workshop for Ugandan stakeholders.

Detailed Learning Objectives:

  1. Learn about modern Ugandan conflicts and the need to bolster forensic capabilities to meet the challenges of the forthcoming National Transitional Justice Policy.
  2. Learn about the challenges to articulate the application of forensic investigation with community needs in large-scale, post-conflict contexts.
  3. Learn about the forensic investigation and human identification capacity-building workshop conducted in Kampala for Ugandan practitioners, government officials, and non-governmental (NGO) members.

Contact Information

If you have questions about this course or difficulty with login or registration, contact the Forensic Science Technology Center of Excellence.

Event Type
Event Option(s)
Online, On demand
NIJ Forensic Technology Center of Excellence (RTI International)
Registration Status
​Free and open to all.
Date Created: April 29, 2019