Joint IHL Forum - December 2011

The Joint International Humanitarian Law (IHL) Forum


ALMA and the Radzyner School of Law of the Interdisciplinary Center (IDC) would like to invite you to the next session of the Joint International Humanitarian Law Forum. The session will be held on Tuesday, December 27, 2011, between 18:30 - 20:00 in room C110 (Ofer Coounication Building) in the IDC.

In this session:

Prof. Yuval Shany from the Hebrew University and the Israel Democracy Institute will present his recent publication (co-authored with Dr. Amichai Cohen):

The IDF and Alleged International Law Violations

Reforming Policies for Self-Investigation

Israel Democracy Institute Policy Paper 93 (Attached English abstract)

Following the lecture there will be an open round-table discussion.

*Please note that the lectures and the discussion will be conducted in Hebrew.

The Joint International Humanitarian Law (IHL) Forum of ALMA and the Interdisciplinary Center (IDC) Herzliya is an academic round table for an open discussion on IHL related issues.

Each Session will include one or more short lectures following an open round table discussion.

The possible topics for the forum sessions include (inter alia) recently published articles or advanced draft articles, recent relevant court rulings and interesting developments which can be related to IHL. The main lecturers in the Joint Forum are Scholars, PhD candidates and Practitioners from the IHL field.

Those who wish to participate in the meetings of the Joint IHL Forum must register in advance via