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: Ms. Bilha Musima & Ms. Amber Kappe.




Europe

IHL Events - Europe

EventDateEnd DateOrganizing Institute(s)Location
The International Law Applicable to Peace Operations November 14, 2018 November 17, 2018 International Society for Military Law and the Law of War  Dublin, Ireland 
Landmines and other Explosive Devices: From a Tactic of War to a Threat to Peace November 20, 2018 November 20, 2018 Geneva Academy of International Humanitarian and Human Rights Law and Geneva Call Geneva, Switzerland 
International Humanitarian Law (IHL) Expert Lecture Series: Jus in Cyber Bello: The Application of Proportionality in Cyber Warfare November 22, 2018 November 22, 2018 Foreign and Commonwealth Office London, UK 
The Principle of Proportionality under IHL – Launch of the ICRC International Expert Meeting Report November 26, 2018 November 26, 2018 International Committee of the Red Cross and the University of Laval Geneva, Switzerland  
Short Course: The Classification of Armed Conflicts November 29, 2018 January 11, 2019 Geneva Academy of International Humanitarian Law and Human Rights Geneva, Switzerland  
Geneva Launch: Protecting Civilians — When is ‘Incidental Harm’ Excessive? December 14, 2018 December 14, 2018 Chatham House Geneva, Switzerland 
Short Course: The Interplay Between International Humanitarian Law and Human Rights January 25, 2019 February 22, 2019 Geneva Academy of International Humanitarian Law and Human Rights Geneva, Switzerland  
Short Course: The Law of Non-International Armed Conflicts March 15, 2019 March 29, 2019 Geneva Academy of International Humanitarian and Human Rights Law Geneva, Switzerland 
31st Edition of the Jean-Pictet Competition on International Humanitarian Law  March 16, 2019 March 23, 2019 Committee for the Jean-Pictet Competition Obernai, France 
32nd Edition of the Jean-Pictet Competition on International Humanitarian Law March 30, 2019 April 6, 2019 Committee for the Jean-Pictet Competition Obernai, France 
Legal Resilience in an Era of Hybrid Threats April 1, 2019 April 10, 2019 University of Exeter Exeter, United Kingdom  
Advanced IHL Seminar for Lecturers and Researchers  September 2, 2019 September 6, 2019 International Committee of the Red Cross Geneva, Switzerland  
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North America

IHL Events - North America

EventDateEnd DateOrganizing Institute(s)Location
     
Exploring Humanitarian Law: 2-Day Educator Training in Vancouver (Burnaby) November 24, 2018 November 25, 2018 Canadian Red Cross Vancouver (Burnaby), Canada 
Humanity in War: An International Humanitarian Law Primer for Professionals December 6, 2018 December 6, 2018 American Red Cross, International Humanitarian Law Team Washington DC, United States 
Humanity in War: An International Humanitarian Law Primer for Professionals January 17, 2019 January 17, 2019 American Red Cross, International Humanitarian Law Team Washington DC, United States 
February 23th 2019 Vancouver International Humanitarian Law Conference February 23, 2019 February 23, 2019 Canadian Red Cross Vancouver, Canada 
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Middle East

IHL Events - Middle East

EventDateEnd DateOrganizing Institute(s)Location
Recent Developments in IHL and Detention Law and Practice - The 13th Annual Minerva/ICRC Conference on International Humanitarian Law November 12, 2018 November 13, 2018 The Minerva Center for Human Rights at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and ICRC Jerusalem, Israel 
Special Event of the Occasion of the Release of the ICRC's Expert Meeting Report on the Principle of Proportionality November 26, 2018 November 26, 2018 The Minerva Center for Human Rights and the International Committee of the Red Cross in Israel and the Occupied Territories Tel Aviv, Israel 
Dubai 2018 Core Professional Training on Humanitarian Law and Policy December 9, 2018 December 11, 2018 PHAP Dubai, United Arab Emirates 
Dubai 2018 Thematic Workshop on Engagement with Armed Non-State Actors and International Law December 12, 2018 December 13, 2018 PHAP Dubai, United Arab Emirates 
International Law Forum: Codifying the Laws of War to Uphold Empire 1856-1874 January 15, 2019 January 15, 2019 The Hebrew University of Jerusalem Jerusalem, Israel  
3rd Young Researchers Workshop-Terrorism and Belligerency-Call for Submissions February 3, 2019 February 17, 2019 The 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
International Conference for Young Researchers on International Humanitarian Law December 13, 2018 December 15, 2018 The Russian-Armenian University (RAU) and the Delegation of the International Committee of the Red Cross in Armenia (ICRC) Yerevan, Republic of Armenia 
Bangkok 2019 Core Professional Training on Humanitarian Law and Policy January 21, 2019 January 23, 2019 Professionals in Humanitarian Assistance and Protection (PHAP) Bangkok, Thailand 
Bangkok 2019 Thematic Workshop on Fact-finding, Monitoring and Reporting in Armed Conflict January 24, 2019 January 25, 2019 Professionals in Humanitarian Assistance and Protection (PHAP) Bangkog, Thailand  
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Australia

IHL Events - Australia

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South America

IHL Events - south America

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Africa

IHL Events - Africa

EventDateEnd DateOrganizing Institute(s)Location
23rd Course in International Humanitarian Law (IHL) for Humanitarian Professionals and Policy Makers March 17, 2019 March 22, 2019 International Committee of the Red Cross Nairobi, Kenya  
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Web-Based Events

IHL Events - Web-Based events

EventDateEnd DateOrganizing Institute(s)Location
Online Course: International Humanitarian Law in Theory and Practice November 12, 2018 December 17, 2018 Grotius Centre for International Legal Studies of Leiden University  
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We wish to thank Ms. Maike Knoechelmann for her diligent assistance in creating the list and Ms. Inbar Zadok, Mr. Moien Odeh, and Ms. Maria Adewa for their help in the maintenance of the list.