Joint IHL Forum - January 2012

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 Monday, January 30, 2012 between 18:30 - 20:30 in room S4 in the IDC.

In this session we will discuss the issue of:

Israel and the Gaza Strip 2012 - Belligerent Occupation or Post Occupation Responsibilities?

1. Adv. Sari Bashi - CEO of Gisha - Legal Center for Freedom of Movement: Israel's Responsibility in the Gaza Strip (See attached Gisha's paper - Scale of Control: Israel’s Continued Responsibility in the Gaza Strip)

2. Prof. Avi Bell - Law Faculty, Bar Ilan University: Israel's status as a belligerent occupier in the Gaza Strip.

Following the lectures 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