Joint IHL Forum - October 2015

The Joint International Humanitarian Law (IHL) Forum


Dear friends,

ALMA - Association for the Promotion of International Humanitarian Law and the Radzyner Law School of the Interdisciplinary Center (IDC) would like to invite you to the opening session of the Joint International Humanitarian Law Forum for the 2015-2016 Academic year. The session will be held on Wednesday, October 28, 2015, 18:30, in room C110 (Arazi-Ofer Building, 2nd floor), at the IDC, Herzliya.

This session will focus on: recent events affected by international humanitarian law.

1.Adv. Avinoam Cohen, Director of the International Human Rights Law Clinic, Concord Research Center for Integration of international Law in Israel, The College of Management Academic Studies, will discuss:

Between the Common Asylum System and a Global Appropach to Migration and Mobility: European Responses to the Refugee Crisis

2.Adv. Yael Vias Gvirsman, ALMA and Director of the International Criminal Law and International Humanitarian law Clinic, Interdisciplinary Center Herzliya, will discuss:

Cultural Protected Objectives and the ICC: ICC Prosecutor v. Ahmad Al Mahdi

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

Please note that the session will be conducted in English.

The meeting is free and open to the public. If you wish to attend the meetings of the Joint IHL Forum please register in advance via


Ms. Shani Dann - Joint IHL Forum Coordinator

Adv. Ido Rosenzweig - ALMA Chairman