competition-announcements-2017

Summer Course - First Session

posted Jun 18, 2017, 12:25 PM by IHL Competition   [ updated Jun 18, 2017, 12:28 PM ]

We are pleased to announce that the first session of this year's IHL Summer Course will take place on June 29, between 16:00-20:00 (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 summer course sessions provided by ALMA will receive a Certificate of Participation in ALMA's IHL Summer Course.

 

The session's schedule is as follows:

 

June 29, between 16:00-20:00, at the offices of the ICRC in Tel-Aviv.

 

16:00 - 16:15 - arrival and registration

16:15 - 16:30 - Introduction to the competition – Ms. Katja Knöchelmann (ICRC)

16:30 - 16:35 - short break

16:35 - 18:05 - introduction to IHL (basic principles) – Adv. Alon Margalit (ICRC)

18:05 - 18:20 - short break

18:20 - 19:35 – Classification of Conflicts – Adv. Yaron Zemer

19:35 - 20:00 - Distribution of books

 

Chirelle Chekroune

ALMA's IHL Competition Coordinator

IHL Summer Course - Overview

posted Jun 18, 2017, 12:14 PM by IHL Competition   [ updated Jun 18, 2017, 12:21 PM ]

Here are the dates of ALMA's summer sessions for the participants of the competition:

 

First meeting: June 29, 2017, between 16:00-20:00, at the offices of the ICRC in Tel-Aviv.

The topics that will be studied in this session are:

Introduction to the competition

Introduction to IHL

Classification of Conflicts

 

Second meeting: August 15, 2017, between 9:00-14:15, at Bar-Ilan University.

The topics that will be studied in this session are:

Laws of Occupation

Conduct of Hostilities

Means and Methods of Warfare

 

Third meeting: September 6, 2017, between 9:00-15:20, at IDC.

The topics that will be studied in this session are:

Peacekeeping Forces

ICRC Activities in Detention

Cyber and IHL

The Competition from the Perspective of a Former Participant

 

Fourth meeting: September 14, 2017, between 9:00-14:15, at Tel-Aviv University.

The topics that will be studied in this session are:

International Criminal Law

IHL & IHRL

Philosophy of IHL.

 

Please note that the program is subject to changes.

 

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


Chirelle Chekroune

ALMA's IHL Competition Coordinator

Welcome

posted Jun 18, 2017, 11:37 AM by IHL Competition

Welcome to the website of the 11th 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 23 - 26 October, 2017.
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

Chirelle Chekroune
ALMA's IHL Competition Coordinator

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