Qualification of Armed Conflict / Armed Non-State Actors / Conduct of Hostilities / Public International Law / State Responsibility
Lindsey Cameron is the Head of the Unit of Thematic Legal Advisers in the Legal Division of the International Committee of the Red Cross.
Prior to joining the ICRC, Lindsey worked as a researcher at the University of Geneva. She has also worked for the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) in the Balkans and at the Court of Appeal for Ontario in Canada.
She holds a PhD in public international law from the University of Geneva, degrees in law and history from McGill University and the University of Toronto, and has published a number of books and articles on international humanitarian law.
ICRCExecutive Master - Course
This course will delve into one of the most challenging and important aspects of international humanitarian law (IHL) – its implementation in practice.
Lindsey Cameron, Neville Wylie
European Journal of International Law, Volume 29, Issue 4
Cambridge University Press
Jean-Marie Henckaerts, Lindsey Cameron, Bruno Demeyere, Eve La Haye and Heike Niebergall-Lackner
in International Review of the Red Cross Volume 97, Issue 900, Cambridge University Press
We are a leading education institution in international humanitarian law, human rights and transitional justice.
Our research examines issues that are under-explored, need clarification, or are unconventional, experimental or challenging.
We provide training and short courses for professionals who want to deepen their expertise in a specific issue.
Our events provide a critical and scholarly forum for experts and practitioners to debate topical humanitarian, human rights and transitional justice issues.
The UN Security Council and Common Article 1: Understanding the Role of Peacekeeping Operations in Ensuring Respect for IHL examines the applicability of article 1 common to the Geneva Conventions of 1949 – on the obligation to respect and ensure respect for IHL – to the UN, with a specific focus on peacekeeping operations.
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Our new Working Paper discusses how current initiatives on the regulation of artificial intelligence technologies should incorporate the protection and respect for human rights.
VOA, via Wikimedia Commons
This online IHL talk aims at shining light on some of the many legal, political and protection-related challenges stemming from the situation in Afghanistan.