IHL Talks

The IHL Talks are a series of events on international humanitarian law and current humanitarian topics. Every two months, at lunchtime, academic experts, practitioners, policy-makers and journalists discuss burning humanitarian issues and their regulation under international law.

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Foreign Fighters and their Relatives (allegedly) affiliated with ISIS and Detained in Northeast Syria

12 July 2019, 12:15-14:00

This IHL Talk will address the humanitarian, policy and legal challenges related to the fate of foreign fighters and their relatives (allegedly) affiliated with ISIS and who are currently detained by the SDF in northeast Syria

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Starvation and Armed Conflicts

2 May 2019, 12:30-14:00

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Search and Rescue Obligations in the Mediterranean Sea

26 February 2019, 13:00-14:30

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The Pillage of Natural Resources: What Accountability under International Humanitarian Law and International Criminal Law?

30 November 2018, 12:30-14:00

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Arms Transfer to Conflict-Prone Regions: IHL and Human Rights Criteria under the Arms Trade Treaty

4 October 2018, 12:15-14:00

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Assessing Grounds for the Use of Force in Non-International Armed Conflict: What Legal Framework?

27 June 2018, 12:45-14:15

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Where Do We Go From Here? The International Criminal Court 20 Years After Rome

25 May 2018, 12:15-14:00

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Cash transfer programming in emergencies: implications for protection, rights and International Humanitarian Law

27 April 2018, 12:30-14:00

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Accountability in Syria: The Role of the International, Impartial and Independent Mechanism

15 March 2018, 12:30-14:30

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Armed gang violence: at the crossroad between armed conflict and law enforcement?

13 December 2017, 12:00-14:00

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International Humanitarian Law and Islamic Law: What are the Challenges for Humanitarian Practitioners?

18 October 2017, 12:30-14:00

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Special Panel on Libya

29 June 2017, 18:00-19:30

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The Protection of Cultural Property in Times of Armed Conflicts

23 May 2017, 12:15-14:00

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The impact of counter-terrorism laws and policies on IHL and humanitarian action

26 January 2017, 13:00-14:00

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Violence Against Healthcare and Humanitarian Workers

24 November 2016, 12:15-13:30

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Refugees and Migrants: Legal and Human Challenges

5 October 2016

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Videos

IHL Talks - Starvation and Armed Conflicts

IHL Talks - Starvation and Armed Conflicts

IHL Talks - Search and Rescue Obligations in the Mediterranean Sea

IHL Talks - Search and Rescue Obligations in the Mediterranean Sea

IHL Talks -   Arms Transfer to Conflict-Prone Regions: IHL and Human Rights Criteria under the Arms Trade Treaty

IHL Talks - Arms Transfer to Conflict-Prone Regions: IHL and Human Rights Criteria under the Arms Trade Treaty