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Disposal of Bodies

Organizations relating to Disposal of Bodies

International Agreement Concerning the Conveyance of Corpses / Est. 1937
Europese Crematoriumvereniging
International Federation of Thanatologists Associations / Est. 1970
European Centre of Teaching of Thanatopractic
European Funeral Directors' Association / Est. 1964
Agreement in Regard to War Graves / Est. 1935
Agreement Regarding British War Cemeteries in Iraq / Est. 1935
Association for Cemetery and Crematoria in the Nordic Countries / Est. 1997
Asociación Latinoamericana de Parques Cementerios y Servicios Funderarios / Est. 1988
British Association for Cemeteries in South Asia / Est. 1976
Nordisk Samarbejdsråd inden for Kirkegårds- og Krematoriespörsmål
Preferred Funeral Directors International / Est. 1937
Agreement Regarding British War Memorial Cemeteries and Graves in Egypt / Est. 1937
Commonwealth War Graves Commission / Est. 1917
International Cemetery, Cremation and Funeral Association / Est. 1887
Agreement Concerning British Military Cemeteries / Est. 1917
International and Universal Federation of Cremation Societies / Est. 1910
European Thanatological Association / Est. 1966
International Cremation Federation / Est. 1937
Agreement on the Transfer of Corpses / Est. 1973
Associated Funeral Directors International / Est. 1939
International Association of Pet Cemeteries and Crematories / Est. 1971
Internationale pour l'entretien des sépultures militaires
Zoroastrian Trust Funds of Europe
Association of Significant Cemeteries in Europe / Est. 2001

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World Problems relating to Disposal of Bodies

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Grave robbery
Desecration of cemeteries
Violation of sacred sites
Unethical experimentation using aborted foetuses
Inadequate disposal of hospital waste
Unmanageable cost of dying
Exploitation of land for the burial of the dead
Undignified treatment of corpses
Denial of a proper death
Failure to repatriate human remains
Isolated mass cemeteries
Obstacles to the international transfer of corpses
Shortage of land for cemeteries
Inadequate facilities for disposal of corpses

Action Strategies relating to Disposal of Bodies

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Reburying human bodies
Marking graves
Promoting awareness of hygienic, ethical, aesthetic value of cremation
Managing cemeteries
Desecrating ancient burial sites
Robbing graves
Recycling graves
Beautifying cemeteries
Protecting graveyards from vandalism
Protecting ancient burial sites

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