Every year, millions of people around the world go missing as a result of conflict, human rights abuses, disasters, organized crime, irregular migration, and other causes. This is a complex global challenge that can be tackled effectively through cross-cutting programs that address a variety of difficult, interconnected issues.
The International Commission on Missing Persons (ICMP) is the only international organization tasked exclusively to work on the issue of missing persons. It works with governments and other stakeholders, including families of the missing, to help them develop and maintain successful missing persons processes. To learn more about ICMP click here.
ICMP’s Mexico Program
The program co-implemented by the International Commission on Missing Persons (ICMP) and Ciudadanos en Apoyo a Los Derechos Humanos (CADHAC) aims to establish the foundations for an effective and sustainable mechanism to address the issue of missing persons in the State of Nuevo León, Mexico, and promote effective responses to enforced and other types of disappearances. The project focuses on:
The Database Software Developer is a ten month position responsible for researching, developing, prototyping and supporting in-house software solutions as directed by supervisor or specifications.
Under the overall guidance and supervision of the Director of Data Systems and Data Coordination (HQ), the main duties and responsibilities will include the following:
ICMP works with governments, civil society organizations, justice institutions, international organizations and others throughout the world to address the issue of people who have gone missing as a result of armed conflict, human rights abuses, disasters, organized crime, irregular migration and other causes.
As the only international organization that is exclusively tasked to address this issue, ICMP is actively engaged in developing institutions and civil society capacity, promoting legislation, fostering social and political advocacy, and developing and providing technical expertise to locate and identify the missing.