Event Title

International Humanitarian Law and the Challenges of Contemporary Armed Conflict

Location

Bannan 135

Event Website

http://law.scu.edu/blog/cglp/cglp-special-speaker-jean-marie-henckaerts.cfm

Start Date

17-10-2012 4:00 PM

End Date

17-10-2012 5:30 PM

Description

Jean-Marie Henckaerts is a legal adviser in the Legal Division of the International Committee of the Red Cross and the co-author of a leading treatise on customary international humanitarian law. He is currently directing a project to revise and update the ICRC Commentaries on the Geneva Conventions.

He has taught and lectured on international law and international humanitarian law at various institutions, including the University Centre for International Humanitarian Law in Geneva and the International Institute of Human Rights in Strasbourg.

 
Oct 17th, 4:00 PM Oct 17th, 5:30 PM

International Humanitarian Law and the Challenges of Contemporary Armed Conflict

Bannan 135

Jean-Marie Henckaerts is a legal adviser in the Legal Division of the International Committee of the Red Cross and the co-author of a leading treatise on customary international humanitarian law. He is currently directing a project to revise and update the ICRC Commentaries on the Geneva Conventions.

He has taught and lectured on international law and international humanitarian law at various institutions, including the University Centre for International Humanitarian Law in Geneva and the International Institute of Human Rights in Strasbourg.

http://digitalcommons.law.scu.edu/globalevents/henckaerts/speaker/1