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. Yasmine Yakushova.




Europe

IHL Events - Europe

EventDateEnd DateOrganizing Institute(s)Location
International Humanitarian Law and Non-State Actors: Debates, Law and Practice March 16, 2020 March 16, 2020 Geneva Academy of International Humanitarian Law and Human Rights Geneva, Switzerland 
19th Competition on LOAC/IHL for Military Academies March 23, 2020 March 27, 2020 International Institute of Humanitarian Law  Sanremo, Italy 
Launch of the Updated Commentary on the Third Geneva Convention March 31, 2020 March 31, 2020 International Committee of the Red Cross Geneva, Switzerland  
F. F. Martins International Humanitarian Law Competition (Russian) April 20, 2020 April 24, 2020 ICRC Regional Delegation to Russia, Belarus and Moldova Moscow, Russian Federation 
179th International Military Course on LOAC (English) April 20, 2020 May 1, 2020 International Institute of Humanitarian Law Sanremo, Italy 
180th International Military Course on LOAC (French) May 4, 2020 May 15, 2020 International Institute of Humanitarian Law Salon de Provence, France 
40th Advanced Course on IHL May 4, 2020 May 8, 2020 International Institute of Humanitarian Law Sanremo, Italy 
41st Advanced Course on IHL (French) May 4, 2020 May 8, 2020 International Institute of Humanitarian Law Sanremo, Italy 
International Conference 'Dealing with Tensions, Crisis and War in Accordance with International Law and Humanitarian Principles' May 12, 2020 May 16, 2020 International Society for Military Law and the Law of War, and the Institute for International Humanitarian Studies of Aix-en-Provence Law School Aix-en-Provence, France 
Peace Support Operations Course May 18, 2020 May 22, 2020 International Institute of Humanitarian Law Sanremo, Italy 
The ICC´s Contribution to the Development and Enforcement of International Humanitarian Law May 21, 2020 May 22, 2020 Centre for International Humanitarian and Operational Law (CIHOL) Palacký University Olomouc, Faculty of Law (Czech Republic) Olomouc, Czech Republic 
Detention and Captured Persons Course June 8, 2020 June 12, 2020 International Institute of Humanitarian Law Sanremo, Italy 
42nd Advanced Course on IHL (Arabic) June 15, 2020 June 19, 2020 International Institute of Humanitarian Law Sanremo, Italy 
Emerging Issues Workshop on IHL June 22, 2020 June 26, 2020 International Institute of Humanitarian Law Sanremo, Italy 
International Humanitarian Law in Theory and Practice Summer School July 6, 2020 July 10, 2020 Grotius Centre for International Legal Studies, University of Leiden The Hague, Netherlands 
22nd ICMM Reference Course on the Law of Armed Conflict  August 30, 2020 September 3, 2020 International Committee of Military Medicine, the ICMM Reference Centre for Education of International Humanitarian Law and Ethics, and the Swiss Armed Forces Medical Services Directorate Spiez, Switzerland 
Advanced IHL Seminar for Lecturers and Researchers September 13, 2020 September 17, 2020 ICRC and the Geneva Academy of International Humanitarian Law and Human Rights Geneva, Switzerland 
181st International Military Course on LOAC (Spanish) September 14, 2020 September 25, 2020 International Institute of Humanitarian Law Sanremo, Italy 
Air and Missile Warfare: Navigating the Legal Dimension (Advanced AMPLE) 2020 September 28, 2020 September 30, 2020 Geneva Centre for Security Policy Geneva, Switzerland 
43rd Advanced Course on IHL (Spanish) September 28, 2020 October 3, 2020 International Institute of Humanitarian Law  Sanremo, Italy 
Targeting Course September 28, 2020 October 2, 2020 International Institute of Humanitarian Law  Sanremo,Italy 
Rules of Engagement Course October 5, 2020 October 9, 2020 International Institute of Humanitarian Law Sanremo, Italy 
Naval Operations and the Law Course October 19, 2020 October 23, 2020 International Institute of Humanitarian Law Sanremo, Italy 
182nd International Military Course on LOAC (English, Chinese, Russian) November 2, 2020 November 13, 2020 International Institute of Humanitarian Law  Sanremo, Italy 
57th Course for Directors and Instructors of Training Programmes in LOAC December 1, 2020 December 4, 2020 International Institute of Humanitarian Law  Sanremo, Italy 
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North America

IHL Events - North America

EventDateEnd DateOrganizing Institute(s)Location
     
2020 University of New Brunswick International Humanitarian Law Conference March 13, 2020 March 13, 2020 Canadian Red Cross Fredericton, NB, Canada 
Clara Barton International Humanitarian Law Competition: Bringing International Humanitarian Law to Life March 13, 2020 March 15, 2020 American Red Cross Washington, D.C., United States 
Humanity in War: An International Humanitarian Law Primer for Professionals March 19, 2020 March 19, 2020 American Red Cross International Humanitarian Law Unit Washington, DC, United States 
Exploring Humanitarian Law: 1-Day Educator Training in Winnipeg March 20, 2020 March 20, 2020 Canadian Red Cross Winnipeg, MB, Canada 
2020 Vancouver International Humanitarian Law Conference  March 28, 2020 March 28, 2020 Canadian Red Cross Vancouver, Canada 
Humanity in War: An International Humanitarian Law Primer for Professionals April 16, 2020 April 16, 2020 American Red Cross International Humanitarian Law Unit Washington, DC, United States 
Exploring Humanitarian Law Educator Training April 30 in Waterloo April 30, 2020 April 30, 2020 Canadian Red Cross Waterloo, ON, Canada 
Humanity in War: An International Humanitarian Law Primer for Professionals May 21, 2020 May 21, 2020 American Red Cross International Humanitarian Law Unit Washington, DC, United States 
Humanity in War: An International Humanitarian Law Primer for Professionals June 18, 2020 June 18, 2020 American Red Cross International Humanitarian Law Unit Washington, DC, United States 
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Middle East

IHL Events - Middle East

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Asia

IHL Events - Asia

EventDateEnd DateOrganizing Institute(s)Location
34th Edition of the Jean-Pictet Competition on International Humanitarian Law  March 7, 2020 March 14, 2020 Committee for the Jean-Pictet Competition (Comité pour le Concours Jean-Pictet, CCJP) Denpasar, Indonesia 
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Australia

IHL Events - Australia

EventDateEnd DateOrganizing Institute(s)Location
International Law and Humanitarian Action  March 23, 2020 March 25, 2020 Australian Red Cross and the Australian Defence Force Military Law Centre Sydney, Australia 
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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
24th Course on International Humanitarian Law (IHL) for Humanitarian Professionals and Policymakers March 22, 2020 March 27, 2020 International Committee of the Red Cross Naivasha, Kenya 
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Web-Based Events

IHL Events - Web-Based events

EventDateEnd DateOrganizing Institute(s)Location
WEBINAR: Sexual & Gender-Based Violence and IHL March 17, 2020 March 17, 2020 Canadian Red Cross Online 
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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, Ms. Maria Adewa, and Ms. Amber Kappe for their help in the maintenance of the list.