Event: International Humanitarian Law in Action: Putting People First

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Protection of Civilians in the Context of Displacement







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Join us as we explore the role that International Humanitarian Law (IHL) plays in dealing with contemporary challenges to the protection of civilians in the situation of armed conflict. The conference will bring together experts from the field of IHL including academics, practitioners and representatives from the Red Cross / Red Crescent Movement.

With opening address by David Crane, founding prosecutor of the Special Court for Sierra Leone.

Date: November 12, 2019
Refreshments & Registration: 08:30
Conference: 09:00 – 17:00

Lunch will be provided

Location: Balsillie School of International Affairs
Room 1-42
67 Erb Street West
Waterloo, Ontario, N2L 6C6

If you wish to attend, please register at the following link: International Humanitarian Law in Action 




















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