Launch of the updated Commentary on the First Geneva Convention
The ICRC recently launched the updated Commentary on the First Geneva Convention with ICRC President Peter Maurer and an expert panel. The video of the event is available online. See also Chris Harland on the Commentary.
Is the law of armed conflict in crisis and how to recommit to its respect?
On 21 April, the ICRC is hosting a livestreamed panel at the Humanitarium to discuss whether international humanitarian law (IHL) is under threat today, and if it is, what are the ways forward to rebuild respect for it.
Meet some of the leading experts involved in the update of the ICRC study "The Roots of Behaviour in War" on 28 April at the Humanitarium in Geneva. The experts will present their contributions, hypotheses and approaches.
ICRC inaugurates the Humanitarium conference centre in Moscow
The new Humanitarium in Moscow provides a forum for discussions and research on humanitarian issues. It will serve as a regional platform for discussing IHL and finding solutions to current humanitarian problems.