Event Title

International Humanitarian Law Workshop 2012

Start Date

3-1-2012 12:00 AM

End Date

6-1-2012 12:00 AM

Description

This workshop combines lectures and hands-on exercises that guide U.S. law students through an intensive workshop on international humanitarian law (IHL). The workshop will be led by legal professionals from the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), lawyers for the U.S. Armed Forces, and law professors who specialize in IHL.

Topics will include:

  • Introduction to International Humanitarian Law
  • When Does IHL Apply?
  • Human Rights and IHL
  • Protected Persons
  • Internment/Detention
  • Armed Conflicts of a Non-International Character
  • The IHL/Terrorism Interface
  • Implementation and Enforcement of IHL

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BVS-War-Crimes.ppt (507 kB)
The Implementation and Enforcement of International Humanitarian Law : War Crimes

Gabor-Rona-IHL-and-IHRL.ppt (186 kB)
Human Rights First

Bill-Johnson-Detention-and-Internment.pdf (894 kB)
Detention and Internment

Chris-Jenks-Battlefield-Status-and-Protected-Persons.pdf (2336 kB)
Battlefield Status and Protected Persons

Kate-Jastram-Intro-to-IHL.PPT (271 kB)
Introduction to IHL : Application and Basic Principles

Andy-Gillman-Conflict-Classification.pdf (131 kB)
Conflict Classification

Daniel-Cahen-DPH.ppt (815 kB)
 
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International Humanitarian Law Workshop 2012

This workshop combines lectures and hands-on exercises that guide U.S. law students through an intensive workshop on international humanitarian law (IHL). The workshop will be led by legal professionals from the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), lawyers for the U.S. Armed Forces, and law professors who specialize in IHL.

Topics will include:

  • Introduction to International Humanitarian Law
  • When Does IHL Apply?
  • Human Rights and IHL
  • Protected Persons
  • Internment/Detention
  • Armed Conflicts of a Non-International Character
  • The IHL/Terrorism Interface
  • Implementation and Enforcement of IHL