Upcoming IHL Events

This page includes a list of upcoming IHL events around the world.
We are working to maintain the list current and up to date, and would appreciate information about future events. 
If you wish to add an event to the list please email events@alma-ihl.org.
The list is managed and maintained by ALMA's IHL Events List coordinators: Mr. Moien Odeh, Ms. Maria Adewa & Ms. Bilha Musima




Europe

IHL Events - Europe

EventDateEnd DateOrganizing Institute(s)Location
Summer Programme on Disarmament and Non-Proliferation of Weapons of Mass Destruction in a Changing World September 3, 2017 September 8, 2017 Asser Institute and the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) The Hague, Netherlands 
SANREMO ROUND TABLE September 7, 2017 September 9, 2017 International Institute of Humanitarian Law and ICRC Sanremo, Italy 
Advanced IHL Seminar for Lecturers and Researchers September 25, 2017 September 29, 2017 ICRC Geneva, Switzerland 
Advanced Courses on Humanitarian Law and Policy September 25, 2017 September 27, 2017 Professionals in Humanitarian Assistance and Protection(PHAP) Geneva, Switzerland 
CURRENT CHALLENGES IN CYBER OPERATIONS October 4, 2017 October 4, 2017 Geneva Academy of International Humanitarian Law and Human Rights Geneva, Switzerland 
International Investment Law & the Law of Armed Conflict October 5, 2017 October 7, 2017 The Athens Public International Law Center of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens Faculty of Law Athens, Greece 
Who Makes International Law? The Case of the Law of Armed Conflict October 12, 2017 October 12, 2017 University College London (UCL) Laws London, UK 
THE INTERNATIONAL HUMANITARIAN LAW CONFERENCE October 13, 2017 October 13, 2017 The Netherlands Red Cross The Hague, Netherlands 
COMPATIBILITY OF INTERNATIONAL HUMANITARIAN LAW AND ISLAMIC LAW: WHAT ARE THE CHALLENGES FOR HUMANITARIAN PRACTITIONERS? October 18, 2017 October 18, 2017 Geneva Academy of International Humanitarian Law and Human Rights Geneva, Switzerland 
'The Protection of Civilian Population in Warfare - The Role of Humanitarian Organizations and Civil Society' October 27, 2017 October 28, 2017 European Society of International Law Rome, Italy 
Human Rights Research Students' Conference November 9, 2017 November 9, 2017 Glasgow Human Rights Network - University of Glasgow, the Human Rights Consortium - University of London and the Human Rights Centre - University of Essex Glasgow, Scotland 
ACCOUNTABILITY AT 50 YEARS: PURSUING JUSTICE IN THE OCCUPIED PALESTINIAN TERRITORY November 13, 2017 November 13, 2017 Geneva Academy of International Humanitarian Law and Human Rights and the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Geneva, Switzerland 
IHL Unit Annual Lecture: Current Challenges to IHL: Law and Practice November 14, 2017 November 14, 2017 University of Nottingham Nottingham, UK 
Specialization Course Human Rights in Conflict November 17, 2017 November 26, 2017 Austrian Study Centre for Peace and Conflict Resolution Stadtschlaining, Austria 
Advanced Courses on Humanitarian Law and Policy November 20, 2017 November 22, 2017 Professionals in Humanitarian Assitance and Protection(PHAP) London, UK 
HUMAN RIGHTS IN PALESTINE November 28, 2017 November 28, 2017 Queen's University Belfast, UK 
BASIC TACTICS IN COMBAT November 30, 2017 November 30, 2017 Geneva Academy of International Humanitarian Law and Human Rights Geneva, Switzerland 
ARMED GANG VIOLENCE: AT THE CROSSROAD BETWEEN ARMED CONFLICT AND LAW ENFORCEMENT? December 13, 2017 December 13, 2017 Geneva Academy of International Humanitarian Law and Human Rights Geneva, Switzerland 
Call for Papers: 7th Annual Cambridge International Law Conference 2018 April 3, 2018 April 4, 2018 University of Cambridge Cambridge, UK 
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North America

IHL Events - North America

EventDateEnd DateOrganizing Institute(s)Location
     
Law Visitor: Ken Watkin September 25, 2017 September 25, 2017 Queen's University Ontario, Canada 
Humanitarianism in the Digital Age: Recoding the Geneva Conventions. An invitation to transform the way the world responds to crisis. September 27, 2017 September 28, 2017 Swissnex San Francisco California, USA 
Exploring Humanitarian Law: 2-Day Educator Training in Halifax September 28, 2017 September 29, 2017 Canadian Red Cross Halifax, Canada 
2017 Halifax International Humanitarian Law Conference September 29, 2017 September 29, 2017 Canadian Red Cross, Dalhousie University (DAL) Schulich School of Law and John E. Read International Law Society (JERILS). Halifax, Canada 
Exploring Humanitarian Law: 2-Day Educator Training in Ottawa October 20, 2017 October 21, 2017 Canadian Red Cross Ottawa, Canada 
2017 Toronto International Humanitarian Law Conference November 9, 2017 November 9, 2017 Canadian Red Cross Toronto, Canada 
2017 Waterloo International Humanitarian Law Conference November 14, 2017 November 14, 2017 Canadian Red Cross Waterloo, Canada 
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Middle East

IHL Events - Middle East

EventDateEnd DateOrganizing Institute(s)Location
Advanced Courses on Humanitarian Law and Policy November 5, 2017 November 7, 2017 Professionals in Humanitarian Assistance and Protection(PHAP) Jerusalem, Israel 
International Law Forum Meeting December 5, 2017 December 5, 2017 The Hebrew University of Jerusalem Jerusalem, Israel 
The Talinn Manual on Cyber Operations December 10, 2017 December 10, 2017  HUJI Cyber Security Research Center Jerusalem, Israel 
2nd Young Researchers Workshop-Terrorism and Belligerency-Call for Submissions February 4, 2018 February 20, 2018 Minerva Center for the Rule of Law under Extreme Conditions Haifa, Israel 
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Asia

IHL Events - Asia

EventDateEnd DateOrganizing Institute(s)Location
17th Henry Dunant Memorial Moot Court Competition 2017 on International Humanitarian Law September 21, 2017 September 24, 2017 Indian Society of International Law (ISIL) and the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC)​​ Delhi, India 
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Australia

IHL Events - Australia

EventDateEnd DateOrganizing Institute(s)Location
Moot problem 2017 December 1, 2017 December 2, 2017 New Zealand Red Cross Wellington, New Zealand 
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South America

IHL Events - south America

EventDateEnd DateOrganizing Institute(s)Location
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Africa

IHL Events - Africa

EventDateEnd DateOrganizing Institute(s)Location
International Humanitarian Law Short Course July 15, 2017 July 16, 2017 The Centre for the Study of International Peace and Security  Cape Town, South Africa 
Advanced Courses on Humanitarian Law and Policy October 9, 2017 October 11, 2017 Professionals in humanitarian assistance and protection(PHAP) Nairobi, Kenya 
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Web-Based Events

IHL Events - Web-Based events

EventDateEnd DateOrganizing Institute(s)Location
Humanity In War Live-Stream Series   American Red Cross Web-Based 
Principles of Conduct of Hostilities   PHAP Web-Based 
Emerging Humanitarian Frontiers    Web-Based  
Core Principles of International Humanitarian Law   PHAP Web-Based 
Online Course on Essentials of International Humanitarian Law   PHAP Web-Based 
Qualification of Armed Conflict   PHAP Web-Based 
International Law and Security: The Use of Force under International Law September 11, 2017 September 11, 2017 American Society of International Law Web-Based 
Humanitarian access in armed conflicts: the key role of local actors September 18, 2017 September 18, 2017 ICRC and Humanitarian Policy Group (HPG) Web-Based 
Changing the narrative on IHL September 27, 2017 September 27, 2017 ICRC Web-Based 
IHL at sea – key findings from the updated ICRC Commentary on the Second Geneva Convention October 4, 2017 October 4, 2017 PHAP and ICRC Web-Based 
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We wish to thank Ms. Maike Knoechelmann for her diligent assistance in creating the list and Ms. Inbar Zadok for her help in the maintenance of the list.