Competition Announcements (2018)


Schedule for opening day

posted by IHL Competition   [ updated ]

Dear participants,

Here is the information for the opening session of the 12th National IHL Competition:

9:45-10:45 Arrival at Tzuba Hotel (meeting is in the lobby, refreshments will be provided)

10:45-11:30 Opening Ceremony (a room next to the lobby) - It is of utmost importance that you are all in attendance at the opening ceremony and not late. You will be introduced to the judges and you will receive your competition pack with schedules etc. You will also get an explanation on the week and most importantly on Test 1 which will take place that afternoon

12:30 Check in.

Good luck!

Background Documents

posted by IHL Competition   [ updated ]

Dear Teams,

Attached are the background documents for the 12th National IHL Competition. 
[Total of 5 files]

Good Luck!

31st + 32nd Jean-Pictet Competition Details and Submission Deadline!

posted Sep 10, 2018, 2:05 PM by IHL Competition

Dear Teams,

Two separate sessions of the Jean-Pictet Competition will be held this year! The 31st Jean-Pictet Competition (Anglophone) will take place in Obernai (France) from 16 to 23 March 2019; the 32nd edition (Francophone and Anglophone) will take place from 30 March to 6 April 2019 in the same place.

The deadline for the submission of applications is 8 November 2018, 17.00 UTC time. 

You can find more information here: 
http://www.concourspictet.org/ed2019en.html

We encourage all institutions to apply.

Good luck!

Summer Course - Fourth Session

posted Aug 24, 2018, 9:02 AM by IHL Competition

The last session of ALMA's summer course will take place on September 4, between 9:00-15:25 (refreshments will be provided)at The College of Management Academic Studies, Rishon Lezion, room 209 at the law faculty. 

 

The last session will include the following lectures:

 

9:00 - 9:15 – arrival and registration

9:15 - 10:45 – IHL & Terrorism - Dr. Myriam Feinberg

10:45 - 11:00 – short break

11:00 - 12:30 – IHL & IHRL - Dr. Eliav Lieblich

12:30 - 13:00 – short break

13:00 - 14:30 – ICL - Adv. Tomer Hermati

14:30 - 14:40 – short break

14:40 - 15:25 – The Competition from the Perspective of a Former Participant – Shauli Avraham 

 

Please confirm your participation so we can arrange refreshments accordingly.

  

Best regards,

Gal Levy Ben Haim

ALMA's IHL Competition Coordinator

Summer Course - Third Session

posted Aug 6, 2018, 4:49 AM by IHL Competition   [ updated Aug 24, 2018, 9:03 AM ]

We are pleased to announce that the third session of this year's IHL Summer Course will take place on August 14th, between 09:00-15:30 (refreshments will be provided), at The College of Management Academic Studies, Rishon Lezion, room 209 at the law faculty. 


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:


9:00- 9:15 - Arrival anשd registration
9:15- 10:45 -  Occupation Law - Adv. Tom Gal 
10:45- 11:00 - Break
11:00- 12:30 - Refugees & IHL -  Adv. Keren Michaeli  
12:30- 13:00 - Break 
13:00- 14:30 - Cyber Law & IHL -  Adv. Jonatan Braverman 
14:30- 14:45 - Break
14:45- 15:30 - TBD

Please confirm your participation so we can arrange refreshments accordingly.

Gal Levy Ben Haim

ALMA's IHL Competition Coordinator

Summer Course - Second Session

posted Jul 26, 2018, 1:47 AM by IHL Competition   [ updated Jul 27, 2018, 1:55 AM ]

We are pleased to announce that the second session of this year's IHL Summer Course will take place on August 2nd, between 09:00-15:15 (refreshments will be provided), at IDC Herzliya, room E203 at the Sheldon Edelson building. 2nd Floor. 

 

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. 


9:00- 9:15 - Arrival and registration
9:15- 10:45 - Means and Methods of Warfare - Adv. Nimrod Karin
10:45- 11:00 - Break
11:00- 12:30 - Conduct of Hostilities - Test case - Adv. Ido Rosenzweig (ALMA) 
12:30- 13:00 - Break 
13:00- 14:15 - ICRC delegate - Emilie Saghir

Gal Levy Ben Haim

ALMA's IHL Competition Coordinator


Summer Course - First Session

posted Jun 18, 2018, 1:54 AM by IHL Competition   [ updated Jun 18, 2018, 1:57 AM ]

We are pleased to announce that the first session of this year's IHL Summer Course will take place on June 27, between 16:00-20:00 (refreshments will be provided), at Tel-Aviv University, Faculty of Law, room 207. 

 

Please note that in accordance with 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 27, between 16:00-20:00, room 207 at the Buchmann Law Faculty, Tel-Aviv University.

 

16:00 - 16:15 - arrival and registration

16:15 - 16:30 - Introduction to the competition.

16:30 - 16:35 - short break

16:35 - 18:05 - introduction to IHL (basic principles) – Ido Rosenzweig (ALMA)

18:05 - 18:20 - short break

18:20 - 19:35 – Classification of Conflicts – Mickey Orkin (ICRC)

19:35 - 20:00 - Distribution of books

 

Ido Rosenzweig

Welcome

posted May 12, 2018, 11:56 PM by IHL Competition   [ updated May 12, 2018, 11:56 PM ]

Welcome to the website of the 12th 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 8 - 11, October, 2018.
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

ALMA's IHL Competition Coordinators

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