IHL Videos

The IHL Videos page sets a platform for viewing IHL related lectures and other relevant videos. If you would like to add your video to this section please email a notification to info@alma-ihl.org

[Last updated on June 1, 2015]

General Videos

“Self-Defense in Armed Conflicts”, Dr. Gloria Gaggioli, Harvard Law School Program on International Law and Armed Conflict (November 29, 2016).

"Violence Against Healthcare and Humanitarian Workers", Geneva Academy for International Humanitarian Law an Human Rights (November 24, 2016)
Babak Ali Naraghi, Head of Health Care in Danger Project, International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC)
Robert Kolb, Professor of Public International Law, University of Geneva and Geneva Academy
Caroline Abu-Sada, Director of the Research Unit on Humanitarian Stakes and Practices (UREPH), MSF Switzerland

"Translating IHL into military operations", Geneva (October 4, 2016)
Jamie Williamson, Head of Unit, Relations with Arms Carriers, ICRC.
Richard Jackson, Adjunct Professor of Law, Georgetown University, and Former Special Assistant to the U.S. Army Judge Advocate General for the Law of War Matters;
Andrew Carswell, Senior delegate to the Armed Forces, ICRC;
Lone Kjelgaard, Senior Assistant Legal Adviser at the NATO Office of Legal Affairs;
Charles Garraway, Colonel, Member of the International Humanitarian Fact-Finding Commission.

'Humanity in War: Adapting to the Urban Theater', Washington, DC (February 29, 2016). 
Moderator: Christie Edwards, Director, International Humanitarian Law American Red Cross; 
Nathalie Weizmann, Senior Legal Officer, Policy Development & Studies Branch, UNOCHA 
Captain Ben Wahlhaus, Senior Legal Advisor, International Law Department, IDF, 
Lawrence Lewis, Senior Advisor, U.S. Department of State, Office of Security & Human Rights

'Nuclear Disarmament and International Humanitarian Law', Prof. Marianne Hanson, 
School of Political Science and International Studies (April 20, 2015)

Cyber Operations and IHL: Fault Lines and Vectors, Michael N. Schmitt, Harvard Law School Program on International Law and Armed Conflict (April 3, 2015)

Willing and Able: Is There an International Standard for National Investigations of Alleged War Crimes?, Professor Tim McCormack, The 4th Shabtai Rosenne Memorial Lecture at the Peace Palace in The Hague (November, 26 2014)

Foreign Fighters Under International Law, Geneva Academy of International Humanitarian Law and Human Rights (November 7, 2014) 

Robot warriors: technology and the regulation of war, Professor Noam Lubell University of Essex (November 5, 2014)

New Battlefields/Old Laws: The Next Steps in Counterterrorism: Adapting to an Evolving Threat and an Expanding Battlefield, Dr. Daphne Richemond-Barak - ICT, Prof. William C. Banks - Director, Institute for National Security and Counterterrorism (INSCT), Prof. Laurie Blank - Clinical Professor of Law and Director, International Humanitarian Law Clinic at Emory Law School, Prof. Jennifer Daskal - Assistant Professor, American University Washington College of Law, and Prof. Nathan Sales - Syracuse University College of Law. (September 11, 2014)

"Rules of Law (in a nutshell), ICRC (August 19, 2014)

State Comptroller inquiry into operation "Protective Edge", Adv. Ido Rosenzweig, ALMA Chairman and Director of Research (terrorism and Belligerencies) at the Minerva Center for the Rule of Law under Extreme Conditions, i24news (August 14, 2014)

"Basic Rules of Humanitarian Law", Professor Hilary Charlesworth (Australian National University) about her views on what international humanitarian law may have been breached during operation "Protective Edge" (July 29, 2014)

"Challenges raised by increasingly autonomous technologies" from the event on the International day dedicated to victims of armed conflicts, organized by ICRC, Swiss Department of Foreign Affairs & the Geneva Academy (June 24, 2014)

"Internet in Bello International Humanitarian Law and Cyber Operations" from ICRC Research & Debate Cycle on "New technologies and the modern battlespace: Humanitarian perspectives" (May 22, 2014)

ICRC President - President Peter Maurer: War, Protection and the Law: The ICRC's approach to International Humanitarian Law (May 19, 2014)

War, Protection and the Law: The ICRC's approach to International Humanitarian Law - Q&A (May 19, 2014)

Even Wars Have Limits: Interactive Simulation on International Humanitarian Law (American Red Cross), April 13, 2014

International Peace Institute (IPI), together with Doctors Without Borders "Is Humanitarian Law Still Fit for Purpose?", April 10, 2014

American Red Cross' "Global Refugee Simulation & Conference", March 30, 2014:

Brandon Weinstock, The Use of Chemical Weapon against the Syrian People - Does it Justify Forceful Intervention? Law and Security: Do the Two Go Together, INSS, March 25, 2014

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Student Videos

St. Joseph's College American Red Cross Club members - IHL Campaign - Child Soldiers, April 17, 2014 

Bradley University IHL Action Campaign Presentation to Board, February 25, 2014:

Full Conferences

New Technologies and Warfare, ICRC, March 25, 2014

Law and Security: Do the Two Go Together, INSS, March 25, 2014 (Hebrew + English)

The 8th Annual Minerva/ICRC International Conference on International Humanitarian Law, Novermber 24-25, 2013

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