The dissemination of international humanitarian law (IHL) has in many ways been a success. Moving forward, we must learn from the past and pursue innovative approaches, said a group of experts at the Jean-Pictet competition.
The Annual report 2015 of the ICRC is now available. It provides an account of the field activities conducted worldwide to protect the lives and dignity of victims of war, and to promote respect for IHL.
Every year, the Martens Moot Court Competition on International Humanitarian Law brings together the best law students, if not from the entire universe then at least from the universities of the CIS countries.
Upcoming: ICRC blog on Humanitarian Law & Policy
On 19 May, the ICRC is launching Humanitarian Law & Policy, a blogfeaturing analyses, opinions and updates on humanitarian affairs. It will give the floor to authors from both within and beyond the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement.