Competition Announcements (2016)


Background Documents

posted Sep 4, 2016, 5:35 AM by IHL Competition   [ updated Sep 4, 2016, 5:36 AM ]

Dear Teams,

Attached are the background documents for the 10th National IHL Competition. 
[Total of 3 files]

Good Luck!

IHL Training Sessions - 4th Session

posted Jun 6, 2016, 1:59 PM by IHL Competition   [ updated Jun 6, 2016, 1:59 PM ]

Dear participants,

The fourth and last session of this year's IHL Summer Course will take place on June 9, (Thursday), between 16:30-21:45 (light refreshments will be provided), at College of Management, Rishon LeZion, room 220ב at the Business Management building.


The session's schedule is as follows:
16:30 - 16:45 - arrival and registration
16:45 - 18:15 - Means of Warfare: Limitations on Treachery and Perfidy - Ido Rosenzweig (ALMA)
18:15 - 18:30 - short break
18:30 - 20:00 - Legal Advice to Military Commanders - Col (Res.) Pnina Sharvit Baruch (INSS)
20:00 - 20:15 - short break
20:15 - 21:45 - Autonomy, Technology and IHL - Liron Shilo (Ministry of Justice)

We would like to remind you that those who participate in at least 75% of the four training sessions provided by ALMA will receive a Certificate of Participation in ALMA's IHL Training Course.

Please ensure to confirm your attendance to ihl.competition@alma-ihl.org (to allow us to prepare to the expected amount of participants). 


We look forward to seeing you there!

IHL Training - change in date of the 4th session

posted May 31, 2016, 2:21 AM by IHL Competition   [ updated May 31, 2016, 2:21 AM ]

Dear participants,

We would like to update you that the last session of our IHL training sessions will not take place this week (June 2nd) as planned. 

Instead it will be conducted on Thursday, June 9, in the afternoon. Please ensure that your team members are aware of this change. 

More information about the location of the session will be provided promptly.

IHL Training Course - Third Session

posted May 20, 2016, 6:30 AM by Alma Info   [ updated May 20, 2016, 6:30 AM ]

Dear participants,

The third session of this year's IHL Summer Course will take place on May 25th (Wednesday), between 17:30-22:00 (light refreshments will be provided), at Kiryat Hamemshala, 125 Derech Menachem Begin, Tel-Aviv, Room 101, 1st floor.


The session's schedule is as follows:
17:30 - 17:45 - arrival and registration
17:45 - 19:15 - International Criminal Law - Dr. Gilad Noam (Ministry of Justice)
19:15 - 19:30 - short break
19:30 - 21:00 - Laws of Occupation - Adv. Roee Ariav (Ministry of Justice)
21:00 - 21:15 - short break
21:15 - 22:00 - The Competition from the Perspective of a Former Participant - Ms. Shani Dann - participant of the 9th National IHL Competition and the 2016 Pictet competition

We would like to remind you that those who participate in at least 75% of the four training sessions provided by ALMA will receive a Certificate of Participation in ALMA's IHL Training Course.

Please ensure to confirm your attendance to ihl.competition@alma-ihl.org (to allow us to prepare to the expected amount of participants). 


We look forward to seeing you there!

IHL Training Course - Second Session

posted May 14, 2016, 12:00 PM by IHL Competition   [ updated May 14, 2016, 12:01 PM ]

We are pleased to announce that the second session of this year's IHL Summer Course will take place on May 19th, between 16:00-20:45 (refreshments will be provided), at ICRC offices, 1 Ben Yehuda Street, Migdalor Building, 15th Floor

Students who participate in at least 75% of the four training sessions provided by ALMA will receive a Certificate of Participation in ALMA's IHL Training Course.

The session's schedule is as follows:
16:00 - 16:15 - arrival and registration
16:15 - 17:45 - Classification of Conflicts - Larry Maybee (ICRC)
17:45 - 18:00 - short break
18:00 - 19:00 - Conduct of Hostilities via test case - Alon Margalit (ICRC)
19:00 - 19:15 - short break
19:15 - 20:45 - IHL & IHRL - Miya Lee Keren-Abraham (ICRC)

The session is closed to the participants of the 10th national IHL competition only. Please confirm your attendance to ihl.competition@alma-ihl.org

We look forward to seeing you there!

IHL Training Course First Session!

posted Apr 14, 2016, 10:07 AM by IHL Competition   [ updated Apr 17, 2016, 1:49 AM ]

We are pleased to announce that the first session of this year's IHL Summer Course will take place on May 5th, between 16:00-20:30 (refreshments will be provided), at ICRC offices, 1 Ben Yehuda Street
Migdalor Building, 15th Floor

Please note that in accordance with article 7 of the competition regulation, the attendance of all participating students in the first session is mandatory. Students who participate in at least 75% of the four training sessions provided by ALMA will receive a Certificate of Participation in ALMA's IHL Training Course.

The session's schedule is as follows:
16:00 - 16:15 - arrival and registration
16:15 - 17:00 - Introduction to the competition
17:00 - 17:15 - short break
17:15 - 18:30 - introduction to IHL (basic principles) - Ido Rosenzweig
18:30 - 18:45 - short break
18:45 - 20:00 - ICRC Activities in Detention - ICRC delegate
20:00 - 20:30 - Distribution of books

The session is closed to the participants of the 10th national IHL competition only. Please confirm your attendance to ihl.competition@alma-ihl.org

We look forward to seeing you there!

Welcome

posted Jan 11, 2016, 1:19 PM by IHL Competition   [ updated Jan 14, 2016, 6:47 AM by Ido Rosenzweig ]

Welcome to the website of the 10th National Competition on International Humanitarian Law for students in Israel. The Competition is organized by the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) with the assistance of ALMA – the Association for the Promotion of International Humanitarian Law in Israel.

The competition will take place in 26 - 29 September, 2016.
Please visit this website on a regular base to receive information about the publication of the competition regulations and application form.

For more information please contact: ihl.competition@alma-ihl.org

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