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
Short Course: The Law of Non-International Armed Conflicts and other Contested Issues April 26, 2018 May 24, 2018 Geneva Academy of International Humanitarian Law and Human Rights Geneva, Switzerland 
Advanced Course on IHL (English) May 7, 2018 May 11, 2018 International Institute of Humanitarian Law Sanremo, Italy 
Geneva 2018 Core Professional Training on Humanitarian Law and Policy May 14, 2018 May 16, 2018 PHAP Geneva, Switzerland 
70 Years Later: The International Military Tribunal for the Far East May 17, 2018 May 19, 2018 International Nuremberg Principles Academy  Nuremberg, Germany  
Geneva 2018 Special Workshop on Humanitarian Futures: Preparing for the Future May 24, 2018 May 25, 2018 Professionals in Humanitarian Assistance and Protection (PHAP) Geneva, Switzerland  
Responding to Hybrid Threats by Force: International and National Law Aspects May 24, 2018 May 25, 2018 Faculty of Law, Palacký University and Armed Forces of the Czech Republic Olomouc, Czech Republic 
International Humanitarian Law (IHL) Expert Lecture Series: The Interplay between International Human Rights Law and International Humanitarian Law May 30, 2018 May 30, 2018 Foreign and Commonwealth Office London, UK 
Summer School: International Humanitarian Law in Theory and Practice July 2, 2018 July 7, 2018 Grotius Centre of Leiden University and Netherlands Red Cross The Hague, Netherlands 
International Humanitarian Law (IHL) Expert Lecture Series: Who is Who: Status of Persons and Direct Participation in Hostilities July 24, 2018 July 24, 2018 Foreign and Commonwealth Ofice London, UK 
International Humanitarian Law (IHL) Expert Lecture Series: Moving Targets: War Sustaining Objects and Activities September 26, 2018 September 26, 2018 Foreign and Commonwealth Office London, UK 
Brussels 2018 Core Professional Training on Humanitarian Law and Policy October 15, 2018 October 17, 2018 PHAP Brussels, Belgium 
Brussels 2018 Thematic Workshop on Legal and Policy Challenges of Multinational Operations in Armed Conflict October 18, 2018 October 19, 2018 PHAP Brussels, Belgium 
Nuremberg Forum 2018: 20th Anniversary of the Rome Statute: Law, Justice and Politics October 19, 2018 October 20, 2018 International Nuremberg Principles Academy  Nuremberg, Germany  
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 
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
     
Examining Recent Legal and Policy Developments at the United Nations Security Council concerning Technology and Counterterrorism April 10, 2018 April 10, 2018 Harvard Law School Program on International Law and Armed Conflict Cambridge, MA, United States 
Legal, Moral, and Military Implications of “Collateral Damage” April 11, 2018 April 11, 2018 Harvard Law School Program on International Law and Armed Conflict, the National Security & Law Association, and the National Security Journal Cambridge, MA, United States 
Class: International Humanitarian Law April 21, 2018 April 21, 2018 American Red Cross  New York, United States 
Summer School International Humanitarian Law May 27, 2018 June 1, 2018 University of Ottawa and the Canadian Red Cross Ottawa, ON, Canada 
Cambridge (US) 2018 Core Professional Training on Humanitarian Law and Policy June 11, 2018 June 13, 2018 PHAP Cambridge, MA, United States 
Cambridge (US) 2018 Thematic Workshop on the Protection of Civilians during the Conduct of Hostilities June 14, 2018 June 15, 2018 PHAP Cambridge, MA, United States 
Call for Papers: International Law & National Security June 18, 2018 June 18, 2018 IntLawGrrls and ICRC New York, United States 
12th Annual International Humanitarian Law Dialogs August 26, 2018 August 28, 2018 Washington University School of Law: Whitney R. Harris World Law Institute New York, United States 
Class: International Humanitarian Law November 17, 2018 November 17, 2018 American Red Cross  New York, United States 
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Middle East

IHL Events - Middle East

EventDateEnd DateOrganizing Institute(s)Location
Annual Moot Court: The Legality of the Use of Perfidy in Military Stormings for the Purpose of Capture in Yehuda, Shomron and the Westbank May 9, 2018 May 9, 2018 University of Haifa  Haifa, Israel 
Geneva 2018 Thematic Workshop on Human Rights in Armed Conflict May 17, 2018 May 18, 2018 PHAP Amman, Jordan 
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 
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Asia

IHL Events - Asia

EventDateEnd DateOrganizing Institute(s)Location
Four Societies International Law Conference, Japan, 2018 June 2, 2018 June 3, 2018 The International Law Societies of Australia and New Zealand, Canada, Japan, and the United States (the ‘Four Societies’) Tokyo, Japan 
7th ILNU National Students Conference on “International Humanitarian and Refugee Law” August 8, 2018 August 8, 2018 The Centre for International Humanitarian Law and Human Rights Law, ICRC and UNHCR Gujarat, India  
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 
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Australia

IHL Events - Australia

EventDateEnd DateOrganizing Institute(s)Location
Humanitarianism and the Remaking of International Law: History, Ideology, Practice, Technology May 31, 2018 June 2, 2018 Laureate Program in International Law, Melbourne Law School Melbourne, Australia 
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South America

IHL Events - south America

EventDateEnd DateOrganizing Institute(s)Location
Call for Papers: New Security Challenges: Organized Crime and Urban Conflict in the Americas October 24, 2018 October 26, 2018 Universidad del Pacífico Law School Lima, Peru 
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Africa

IHL Events - Africa

EventDateEnd DateOrganizing Institute(s)Location
Nairobi 2018 Core Professional Training on Humanitarian Law and Policy June 25, 2018 June 27, 2018 PHAP Nairobi, Kenya 
Nairobi 2018 Thematic Workshop on Sexual and Gender-Based Violence Gender and International Law during Armed Conflict June 28, 2018 June 29, 2018 PHAP Nairobi, Kenya 
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Web-Based Events

IHL Events - Web-Based events

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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.