AAA Responds to Threats against Forensic Anthropologists

AAA President Setha Low and the Committee for Human Rights sent letters to the Guatemalan government requesting additional protection for members of the Guatemalan Forensic Anthropology Foundation who have been receiving death threats for their investigation of massacres that occurred in the 1980s. Vice President Rafael Espada responded to this request by temporarily increasing protection … Continue reading AAA Responds to Threats against Forensic Anthropologists

AAA Joins AAAS’ Science & Human Rights Coalition

The AAA recently attended the launch of the American Association for the Advancement of Science’s Science and Human Rights Coalition. The coalition aims to increase communication and collaboration between scientific associations, individual researchers, and the human rights community in the pursuit of universal human rights. The January 14th launch opened with three notable speakers, including … Continue reading AAA Joins AAAS’ Science & Human Rights Coalition