13th National Competition on IHL (October 2019)

Welcome to the website of the 2019 National IHL Competition



  • Here are the recent updates and announcements related to the competition. Teams and Coaches are advised to visit this page on a regular basis to get updated.


General

The National Competition on International Humanitarian Law, Israel-2019 is the 13th annual national competition in international humanitarian law (IHL) to be held 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 Purposes of the Competition

 The purposes of the IHL Competition include:
1. Enhancing students' knowledge and understanding of IHL;
2. Developing students' capacity to apply the law in a practical and relevant manner to reallife situations;
3. Supporting the teaching of IHL in academic institutions; and
4. Preparing participants for IHL-related professional pursuits.
 
 

Important Dates

1. A team’s completed Application Form must be received at tel_ihl@icrc.org by June, 1st, 2019 before 16:00.

2. Dates of ALMA's training course for the participants of the competition will be published soon.

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.

3. The 2019 National Competition will take place between 28 - 31, October, 2019
 
 
For additional information please see the competition's regulations (attached, see below) and the IHL Competition Homepage or contact ihl.competition@alma-ihl.org