Dr. Danica Anderson is attached to the International Criminal Court since 2005 working war crimes assessments with investigative teams in Sub-Sahara Africa. For Bosnia, her nonprofit The Kolo: Women’s Cross Cultural Collaboration, she has done over 17 years of train the trainer in the Kolo informed trauma care practices. This video is of Danica’s first-hand account from a mission in Afghanistan, 2014 giving insight to her work.
Dr. Danica Anderson, Dept of Defense social scientist was based at the forward operating base Torkham located on the border of Afghanistan and Pakistan. Around 5 AM Dr. Anderson was thrown from her bunk after the explosion of a truck parked about 500 meters from her barracks. Suicide attackers battled for over 5 hours. No casualties for those on the base.