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
Short Course: The Classification of Armed Conflicts November 29, 2018 January 11, 2019 Geneva Academy of International Humanitarian Law and Human Rights Geneva, Switzerland  
London Launch: Protecting Civilians — When is ‘Incidental Harm’ Excessive? January 14, 2019 January 14, 2019 Chatham House  London, United Kingdom  
Ten Conflicts to Watch in 2019 January 17, 2019 January 17, 2019 Chatham House London, United Kingdom  
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  
The Alseran Case One Year On: International Human Rights Law, International Humanitarian Law and Future Military Operations January 25, 2019 January 25, 2019 Bonavero Institute of Human Rights, University of Oxford Oxford, United Kingdom 
No Charge, no Trial: The Illegality of Israel's Use of Administrative Detention against Palestinians January 29, 2019 January 29, 2019 London Middle East Institute and Centre for Palestine Studies London, United Kingdom 
Workshop: Honour and Admiration After War and Conflict January 30, 2019 January 31, 2019 The Stockholm Centre for the Ethics of War and Peace Stockholm, Sweden 
24th International Humanitarian and Security Conference March 7, 2019 March 8, 2019 Webster University and Webster Humanitarian Association (WHA) 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 
8th Annual Cambridge International Law Conference 2019 March 20, 2019 March 21, 2019 Cambridge International Law Journal (CILJ) Cambridge, United Kingdom 
Competition on the Law of Armed Conflict and IHL for Military Academies March 25, 2019 March 29, 2018  International Institute of Humanitarian Law  Sanremo, Italy  
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  
International Military Course on the Law of Armed Conflict April 8, 2019 April 19, 2019 International Institute of Humanitarian Law Sanremo, Italy 
ICSRIHL 2019 : International Conference on Substantive Rights and International Humanitarian Law April 18, 2019 April 19, 2019 The International Research Conference Paris, France 
Advanced Course on the Law of Armed Conflict May 6, 2019 May 10, 2019 International Institute of Humanitarian Law Sanremo, Italy 
Course for Directors and Instructors of Training Programmes in Law of Armed Conflict May 13, 2019 May 17, 2019 International Institute of Humanitarian Law Sanremo, Italy 
Peace Support Operations Course  May 20, 2019 May 24, 2019  International Institute of Humanitarian Law Sanremo, Italy  
Emergent Issues Workshop on IHL  June 3, 2019 June 7, 2019 International Institute of Humanitarian Law Sanremo, Italy 
Seminar for Legal Advisors to the Armed Forces  June 18, 2019 June 21, 2019 International Society for Military Law and the Law of War Geneva, Switzerland  
Summer Course on IHL  July 1, 2019 July 12, 2019  International Institute of Humanitarian Law Sanremo, Italy and Geneva, Switzerland 
Advanced IHL Seminar for Lecturers and Researchers  September 2, 2019 September 6, 2019 International Committee of the Red Cross Geneva, Switzerland  
IHL, Humanity and New Technology: 70 years on from the Geneva Conventions September 4, 2019 September 6, 2019 the International Institute of Humanitarian Law and the International Committee of the Red Cross Sanremo, Italy 
Conference: Heritage and the Ethics of War September 18, 2019 September 19, 2019 The Stockholm Centre for the Ethics of War and Peace Stockholm, Sweden 
Advanced Course on the Law of Armed Conflict September 30, 2019 October 5, 2019 International Institute of Humanitarian Law  Sanremo, Italy 
Rules of Engagement Course  October 7, 2019 October 11, 2019 International Institute of Humanitarian Law Sanremo, Italy  
International Military Course on the Law of Armed Conflict November 4, 2019 November 15, 2019  International Institute of Humanitarian Law Sanremo, Italy  
Course for Directors and Instructors of Training Programmes in the Law of Armed Conflict December 2, 2019 December 6, 2019 International Institute of Humanitarian Law Sanremo, Italy 
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North America

IHL Events - North America

EventDateEnd DateOrganizing Institute(s)Location
     
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 
CLASS: International Humanitarian Law January 19, 2019 January 19, 2019 American Red Cross International Services New York, United States 
24th Annual National Security Law Conference February 22, 2019 February 23, 2019 Duke's Center on Law, Ethics and National Security (LENS), Duke Law School North Carolina, 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
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
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

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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.