The Joint International Humanitarian Law (IHL) Forum
Tom will discuss the implication of classifying a prima facie non international armed conflict as international, and the legal and practical outcomes regarding the law of occupation and its applicability to non-state armed actors.
Adv. Tom Gal is ALMA's vice chairman and co-founder. Tom is a PhD candidate in International Criminal and Humanitarian Law at the University of Geneva and working as a teaching and research assistant at the Geneva Academy for Humanitarian Law and Human Rights. For this article Tom received the Journal of International Criminal Justice Prize for 2014.
Following the presentations, there will be an open round-table discussion.
Please note that the session will be conducted in English.
The meeting is free and open to the public.
If you wish to attend the meetings of the Joint IHL Forum please register in advance via firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ms. Shani Dann - Joint IHL Forum Coordinator
Adv. Ido Rosenzweig - ALMA Chairman