Governments must ensure that all lives lost to armed violence, anywhere in the world, are properly recorded.

This simple demand is the basis of a new civil society campaign calling for the recognition of every casualty of armed violence.  More...

 
 

In many parts of the world it falls to dedicated members of civil society to properly document and memorialise the casualties of armed violence.

Ever more of them are joining our International Practitioner Network to share good practice and find a common voice.  More...

 
Important Update

Standards for Casualty Recording published at launch event at the ICRC in Geneva 

The Standards for Casualty Recording were published November 23rd, 2016, following their international launch at the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) in Geneva.  More...
 
 

Today's featured practitioner:

Syria Justice and Accountability Centre

The Syria Justice and Accountability Centre (SJAC) collects, collates, processes, analyses and securely stores information and other materials on violations of human rights and humanitarian law in Syria. SJAC's  analyses aim to identify patterns of events, crimes, and capture a historical record of victims’ experiences in view of a broad range of future accountability and transitional justice processes.  More...