14th National Competition on IHL (October 2020)

Welcome to the website of the 14th National Competition on IHL for students

  • 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.
  • Summer Course - Last Session We are pleased to announce that the tenth and last session of this year's IHL Summer Course on Legal Advice during Hostilities - will take place on October 7, between ...
    Posted Sep 29, 2020, 11:19 AM by IHL Competition
  • Summer Course - Ninth Session We are pleased to announce that the ninth session of this year's IHL Summer Course on International Criminal Law - will take place on September 24, between 18:00-20 ...
    Posted Sep 21, 2020, 10:53 AM by IHL Competition
  • Summer Course - Eight Session The eight of this year’s IHL Summer course on Laws of Occupation will take place on September 17, between 19:00-20:30.Our lecturer will be Adv. Tom ...
    Posted Sep 21, 2020, 10:51 AM by IHL Competition
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The National Competition on International Humanitarian Law, Israel-2020 is the 14th 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. Application deadline: 20 June 2020.
2. Competition dates: 19 - 22 October 2020

For additional information please see the competition's regulations (attached, see below) and the IHL Competition Homepage or contact ihl.competition@alma-ihl.org
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