Thursday, 30 July 2015

Australian Red Cross - Fundamentals of International Humanitarian Law Course

Contact: k kr, Australian Red Cross
p: (03) 6235 6041   e:

Date: Saturday, 15 August, 2015     RSVP: Registrations close Thursday, August 13, 2015
Location: Hobart

Intended Audience: Secondary School Teachers, especially History & Legal Studies

This is an introductory course in International Humanitarian Law (IHL)that addresses:
  • The history of IHL and the development of the Geneva Conventions and their Additional Protocols;
  • The mandate and activities of the International Red Cross in times of armed conflict; 
  •  How the military apply the rules of war in a combat zone and how IHL can be enforced
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