Competition announcements (2020)


Summer Course - Fifth Session

posted Aug 9, 2020, 8:36 AM by IHL Competition   [ updated Aug 9, 2020, 9:27 AM ]

We are pleased to announce that the fifth session of this year's IHL Summer Course on Human Rights Law - will take place on August 17, between 17:00-20:00 via zoom.

Our lecturer will be Prof. Gloria Gaggioli, the Director of the 
Geneva Academy Of International Humanitarian Law And Human Rights.

Gloria Gaggioli is the Director of the Geneva Academy since August 2020 and an Associate/ Swiss National Science Foundation (SNF) Professor at the Law Faculty of the University of Geneva. She is also member of the board of Geneva Call since August 2019. She has published widely in various fields of public international law and participates regularly in international conferences. Her work focuses notably on issues related to the interplay between international humanitarian law and international human rights law, the right to life and the use of force, including the conduct of hostilities, law enforcement and self-defence.

Prior to joining the University of Geneva, she served as Legal Adviser in the legal division of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) and is the author of the ICRC report The Use of Force in Armed Conflicts: Interplay between the Conduct of Hostilities and Law Enforcement Paradigms.

A link to the session will be provided shortly before.

Please note that students who participate in at least 75% of the course sessions provided by ALMA will receive a Certificate of Participation.

Please confirm your attendance.  

See you soon


Best,

Nina Yaralova

Julia Bergmann  

Summer Course - Fourth Session

posted Aug 3, 2020, 7:24 AM by IHL Competition

We are pleased to announce that the fourth session of this year's IHL Summer Course on Targeting - will take place on August 9, between 19:00-20:30 via zoom.

Our lecturer will be Adv. Ady Niv.

Ady Niv worked as a legal officer at the Appeals and Trial Chambers of the United Nations’ Mechanism for International Criminal Tribunals, International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia and International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda, and most recently as a Senior Legal Officer at the UN International Commission of Inquiry for Mali.
Niv also held the position of Judicial Cooperation Advisor at Eurojust and attorney in the Department of Special International Affairs at Israel’s Ministry of Justice and, beforehand, served at the Military Advocate General's Corps, first as a Legal Officer at the International Law Department, and subsequently as a Military Prosecutor and Deputy to the Head of Judea Prosecution.

A link to the session will be provided shortly before.

Please note that students who participate in at least 75% of the course sessions provided by ALMA will receive a Certificate of Participation.

Nina Yaralova

Julia Bergmann

Summer Course - Third Session

posted Jul 26, 2020, 8:17 AM by IHL Competition   [ updated Aug 3, 2020, 7:25 AM ]

We are pleased to announce that the third session of this year's IHL Summer Course on Means and Methods of Warfare - will take place on August 2, between 18:30-21:00 via zoom. 

Our lecturer will be MAJ Izhar Izhaki, Head of the International Law & Commanders Training Section - IDF School of Military Law.

A link to the session will be provided shortly before.

Please note that in accordance with the competition regulations, the attendance of all participating students in the first session is mandatory. Students who participate in at least 75% of the course sessions provided by ALMA will receive a Certificate of Participation.

Please confirm your attendance.

Kind regards and best of luck,

Nina Yaralova

Julia Bergmann    

14th National IHL Competition -‎ Summer Course

posted Jul 16, 2020, 12:16 AM by IHL Competition

We are pleased to announce that the first session of this year's IHL Summer Course will take place on July 23, between 15:00-17:00 via zoom. A link to the session will be provided shortly before.

The session's schedule is as follows:

15:00 - 15:30- Introduction to the competition - Miya Keren, Adv (ICRC)

15:30- 17:00- introduction to IHL (basic principles) – Adv. Ido Rosenzweig


The second session of this year's IHL Summer Course will take place on July 26, between 18:00-19:30 via zoom. A link to the session will be provided shortly before.

The session's schedule is as follows:

Classification - Dr. Noam Zamir


Please note that in accordance with the competition regulations, the attendance of all participating students in the first session is mandatory. Students who participate in at least 75% of the course sessions provided by ALMA will receive a Certificate of Participation.

Kind regards and best of luck,

Nina Yaralova

Julia Bergmann  

Welcome

posted Feb 12, 2020, 11:46 PM by IHL Competition   [ updated Feb 12, 2020, 11:46 PM ]

Welcome to the website of the 14th 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.

Please visit this website on a regular base to receive information about the publication of the competition regulations, dates and application form.

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

ALMA's IHL Competition Coordinators

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