Centre for the Study of Missing Persons

Purpose and Values

The purpose and values of the Centre are to:

  • Increase capacity to conduct research in the field of missing persons
  • Promote the development of professionalism and the process of professionalization within the missing persons community
  • Facilitate knowledge transfer between sectors serving this field
  • Highlight and publish the research and scholarship undertaken at ICJS
  • Collate and organise the widest possible range of information, research, publications and data about the nature and extent of missing persons and discuss the solutions which have been and are being applied
  • Make this information available to those working in the missing persons community