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 coordinating team: Mr. Moien Odeh and Ms. Inbar Zadok

New: We've added a Calendar view for all upcoming events. see at the bottom of the page.





Europe

IHL Events - Europe

EventDateEnd DateOrganizing Institute(s)Location
International humanitarian law summer school September 18, 2016 September 21, 2016 British Red Cross Magdalene College, Cambridge 
Inaugural Lecture of the 2016-2017 Academic Year: Dealing witht the Past in Tunisia September 19, 2016 September 19, 2016 International Geneva Geneva, Switzerland 
Curso Avanzado Sobre El Derecho Internacional Humanitario September 19, 2016 September 27, 2016 IIHL Sanremo, Italy 
The Impact of the Law of Armed Conflict on General International Law September 22, 2016 September 23, 2016 University of Reading and University of Exeter Exeter, United Kingdom 
Core Professional Training on Humanitarian Law and Policy September 26, 2016 September 28, 2016 PHAP London, UK 
London 2016 Core Professional Training on Humanitarian Law and Policy September 26, 2016 September 28, 2016 PHAP London, United Kingdom 
International Migration Law Course September 26, 2016 September 30, 2016 IIHL Sanremo, Italy 
Interaction Between Human Rights: 50 Years of the Covenants September 29, 2016 September 30, 2016 Aarhus University Department of Law Aarhus University, Denmark 
London 2016 Thematic Workshop  September 29, 2016 September 30, 2016 PHAP London, United Kingdom 
Jus Post Bellum Final Conference September 29, 2016 September 30, 2016  Grotius Centre for International Legal Studies at the University of Leiden The Hague, Netherlands 
Course on the Law of Internal Displacement October 3, 2016 October 7, 2016 IIHL Sanremo, Italy 
Translating international humanitarian law into military operations October 4, 2016 October 4, 2016 ICRC Geneva, Switzerland 
IHL Talks - Refugees and Migrants: Legal and Human Challenges October 5, 2016 October 5, 2016 Geneva Acadamy Geneva, Switzerland 
International Conference: Historicising International (Humanitarian) Law? Could we? Schould we? October 6, 2016 October 8, 2016 UPPSALA University in cooperation with the Stockholm Center for International Law and Justice Uppsala, Sweden  
Rules of Engagement (ROE) October 10, 2016 October 14, 2016 IIHL Sanremo, Italy 
Breakfast seminar – Bombing hospitals: War crimes and the end of IHL protection October 12, 2016 October 12, 2016 Norwegian Centre for Humanitarian Studies Oslo, Norway 
17th edition of the Bruges Colloquium Terrorism, Counter-Terrorism and International Humanitarian Law October 20, 2016 October 21, 2016 Bruges Colloquium 2016 Bruges, Belgium 
International Refugee Law Course October 25, 2016 October 29, 2016 IIHL Sanremo, Italy 
International Military Course on LOAC (English, Chinese And Russian) October 31, 2016 November 11, 2016 IIHL Sanremo, Italy 
Les tribunaux internationaux et l’interprétation de la Convention des Nations Unies sur le Droit de la Mer November 3, 2016 November 4, 2016 Association Internationale Du Droit De La Mer  Benevento, Italy 
International humanitarian law course for practitioners November 6, 2016 November 11, 2016 ICRC Geneva-Switzerland  
9th Yerevan International Conference for Young Researchers on International Humanitarian Law November 10, 2016 November 12, 2016 Russian-Armenian University (RAU) in cooperation with the Delegation of the International Committee of the Red Cross in Armenia (ICRC) Yerevan, Armenia 
Training on the Rights of Peasants November 14, 2016 November 16, 2016 Geneva Academy Geneva, Switzerland 
AIDEX Conference 2016 November 16, 2016 November 17, 2016 AIDEX Brussels, Belgium 
State Socialism, Legal Experts and the Genesis of International Criminal and Humanitarian Law after 1945 November 24, 2016 November 26, 2016 The University of Exeter, the Leipzig Centre for the History and Culture of East-Central Europe (GWZO), and the Humboldt University of Berlin Berlin, Germany 
Geneva December 2016 Core Professional Training on Humanitarian Law and Policy December 5, 2016 December 7, 2016 PHAP Geneva, Switzerland 
Geneva December 2016 Thematic Workshop on Humanitarian Law and Policy December 8, 2016 December 9, 2016 PHAP Geneva, Switzerland 
Advanced Course on International Humanitarian Law May 8, 2017 May 12, 2017 International Institute of Humanitarian Law  Sanremo - Italy 
International Humanitarian Law in Theory and Practice June 26, 2017 June 30, 2017 Grotius Centre The Hague, Netherlands 
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North America

IHL Events - North America

EventDateEnd DateOrganizing Institute(s)Location
     
Human Rights 101 September 22, 2016 September 22, 2016 American University Washington DC 
Clara Barton Competition Info Session September 28, 2016 September 28, 2016 HLS Pilac Cambridge, MA, United States 
the 2016 International Humanitarian Law (IHL) Student Writing Competition October 5, 2016 October 5, 2016 American University, ASIL and ICRC Washington DC 
Fall – International Humanitarian Law Trainings October 20, 2016 October 20, 2016 American Red Cross Washington DC 
American Red Cross International Humanitarian Law Training October 22, 2016 October 22, 2016 American Red Cross  New York, NY 
Fall – International Humanitarian Law Trainings November 10, 2016 November 10, 2016 American Red Cross Washington DC 
Fall – International Humanitarian Law Trainings December 8, 2016 December 8, 2016 American Red Cross Washington DC 
Domestic Humanitarian Law January 7, 2017 January 7, 2017 Association of American Law Schools San Francisco, CA 
2017 Clara Barton IHL Competition Application Fee March 10, 2017 March 12, 2017 The Clara Barton International Humanitarian Law Competition Washington, DC 
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Middle East

IHL Events - Middle East

EventDateEnd DateOrganizing Institute(s)Location
Core Professional Training on Humanitarian Law and Policy October 9, 2016 October 11, 2016 PHAP Jerusalem 
Jerusalem 2016 Core Professional Training on Humanitarian Law and Policy October 9, 2016 October 11, 2016 PHAP Jerusalem. Israel 
Jerusalem 2016 Thematic Workshop on Humanitarian Law and Policy October 12, 2016 October 13, 2016 PHAP Jerusalem. Israel 
Training for activists and Employees of Organizations: International Humanitarian Law and Israel November 2, 2016 December 14, 2016 The Association for Civil Rights in Israel Tel Aviv, Israel 
Dubai 2016 Core Professional Training on Humanitarian Law and Policy November 6, 2016 November 8, 2016 PHAP Dubai. UAE 
Dubai 2016 Thematic Workshop on Humanitarian Law and Policy November 9, 2016 November 10, 2016 PHAP Dubai, UAE 
Call For Papers - 11th Annual Minerva-ICRC International Conference on Contemporary Challenges in IHL November 28, 2016 November 29, 2016 The Minerva Center for Human Rights at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and the (ICRC)  Jerusalem 
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Asia

IHL Events - Asia

EventDateEnd DateOrganizing Institute(s)Location
2016 Regional Course in International Law for Asia-Pacific November 7, 2016 December 2, 2016  United Nations Office of Legal Affairs in cooperation with Thailand and the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) Bangkok, Thailand 
Core Professional Training on Humanitarian Law and Policy November 28, 2016 November 30, 2016 PHAP Bangkok, Thailand 
Bangkok 2016 Core Professional Training on Humanitarian Law and Policy November 28, 2016 November 30, 2016 PHAP Bangkok, Thailand 
Bangkok 2016 Thematic Workshop on Humanitarian Law and Policy December 1, 2016 December 2, 2016 PHAP Bangkok, Thailand 
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Australia

IHL Events - Australia

EventDateEnd DateOrganizing Institute(s)Location
IHL Fundamentals October 15, 2016 October 15, 2016 Australian Red Cross NSW,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
Course in international humanitarian law for humanitarian professionals and policymakers September 11, 2016 September 17, 2016 ICRC Naivasha, Kenya 
Nairobi 2016 Core Professional Training on Humanitarian Law and Policy October 24, 2016 October 26, 2016 PHAP Nairobi, Kenya 
Nairobi 2016 Thematic Workshop on Humanitarian Law and Policy October 27, 2016 October 28, 2016 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 
Online Learning Series on Humanitarian Law and Policy - Protection of Cultural Heritage in Armed Conflicts September 29, 2016 September 29, 2016 PHAP Web-Based 
UN humanitarian funding – demystifying NGO access October 12, 2016 October 12, 2016 PHAP Web-Based 
The Legal Dilemma of Detention in Non-International Armed Conflicts November 15, 2016 November 15, 2016 PHAP Web-Based 
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Calendar


ALMA Upcoming Events Calendar



We wish to thank Ms. Maike Knoechelmann for her diligent assistance in creating the list.