Competition announcements (2013)
Attached are the background documents for this year's competition.
We will meet on Monday, Nov. 11th, at 09:00 AM at Kibbutz Tzuba.
We'll see you all there, good luck in your final days of preparations!
The 2014 Jean Pictet Competition on IHL will take place in Sintra, Portugal, from March 1st to March 8th.
The winner of the National IHL competition will receive funding to attend the Jean Pictet Competition.
Attached are Dr. Gilad Noam's presentation on International Criminal Law, and Adv. Roi Ariav's presentation on Means and Methods of Warfare.
Attached is Adv. Tom Gal's presentation from the first meeting on intro to IHL and classification of armed conflicts.
The fourth and final meeting of the ALMA IHL summer course will take place this Monday, Sept. 9th, at 16:30 in Bar Ilan University Law Faculty building 306 (above Greg Cafe) , room 110 (first floor).
This meeting will include a lecture on means and methods of warfare (Adv. Roi Ariav), and on international criminal law (Dr. Gilad Noam).
Hope to see you all there!
These are the presentations from Dr. Moodrick-Even Chen's and Dr. Ronen's presentations from the second and third meeting.
Attached is the bibliography for this year's competition. Please note that this is a non-exhaustive list containing recommended readings and reference to various sources and materials, merely meant to assist you with your studies for the competition.
Best of Luck,
The schedule of the IHL Summer Course is as follows:
Monday, Aug. 5th, 16:30-19:30, Tel Aviv University, Law Faculty, Room 202. Adv. Eitan Diamond of the ICRC - Presentation of the competition, and Adv. Tom Gal of ALMA - Introduction to IHL and Classification of Armed Conflicts.
Wednesday, Aug. 14th, 10:30-13:30, Sha'arey Mishpat College (Room 701). Dr. Hilly Moodrick-Even Chen and Adv. Ady Niv, who will discuss Conduct of Hostilities and Targeting.
Wednesday, Aug. 28th, 16:30-19:30, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Law Faculty, Room 119. Dr. Guy Harpaz- Law of Occupation, and Dr. Yael Ronen - IHL and Human Rights Law.
Monday, Sept. 9th, 16:30-19:30, Bar Ilan University, Law Faculty (room to be determined). Adv. Roi Ariav - Means and Methods of Warfare, and Dr. Gilad Noam - International Criminal Law.
We hope to see you all there!
The first meeting of the Alma Summer Course on IHL will take place on Monday, August 5, between 16:30 and 20:00. The meeting will be at Tel Aviv University Law Faculty, room 202.
The meeting will include an introduction to the Competition by Advocate Eitan Diamond from the ICRC, a brief explanation by ALMA members on how to work with the bibliography and a lecture by Advocate Tom Gal on the classification of armed conflicts.
At the meeting the ICRC will be handing out relevant material for your training and you will have the opportunity to meet all the other teams, so don't miss it!
We look forward to seeing all of you there!
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