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Feb
24
Mon
2020
178th International Military Course on LOAC (Arabic) @ IIHL
Feb 24 @ 8:30 am – Mar 6 @ 12:30 pm

The general aim of the course is to provide military officers, including operators and military lawyers, as well as civilians, with the opportunity to learn how to apply the principles and rules of International Humanitarian Law (IHL) and the Law of Armed Conflict (LOAC). The teaching methodology used for this course includes a combination of central presentations and class work.

The class work itself consists largely of a series of exercises conducted under the guidance of class leaders using classic current military planning and staff processes, leading the course through a series of IHL and other relevant legal issues arising during military operations at all levels of intensity. At the end of the course, participants attain a sound knowledge of the principles and rules of LOAC and are able to apply these in a practical manner in a range of operational scenarios.

MORE INFORMATION AVAILABLE ON THE COURSE WEBPAGE.

Mar
16
Mon
2020
105th Course on Refugee Law (English) @ IIHL
Mar 16 @ 8:45 am – Mar 20 @ 12:30 pm

The course aim to increase the knowledge and skills of government officials involved in the formulation and the application of legislation and policies affecting people in need of protection, and who have only a basic knowledge of International Refugee Law. They are also open to those interested from civil society, particularly those in advocacy for the protection of forcibly uprooted people.

Participants have the opportunity to interact with the practitioners and experts in the field of refugee and migrant protection, who facilitate the various thematic sessions of the programmes. Different learning methodologies are used to encourage participants to apply knowledge and skills acquired in operations in a practical and pragmatic manner. Course duration is one week. Applicants must be fluent in English and the deadline for applications is one month prior to the start of the course.

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Mar
17
Tue
2020
2nd Course on International Refugee Law for Post-Graduate Students
Mar 17 @ 9:00 am – Mar 20 @ 12:00 pm
Mar
23
Mon
2020
19th Competition on LOAC for Military Academies @ IIHL
Mar 23 @ 8:30 am – Mar 27 @ 1:00 pm

The Academies Competition provides teams of 3 Officer Cadets from the top military academies from around the world with an early appreciation of the critical importance of humanitarian law in multi-national military operations. This is achieved by dividing the cadets into multi-national mixed teams representing fictional countries involved in an escalating international military operations.

MORE INFORMATION AVAILABLE ON THE COMPETITION WEBPAGE.

Mar
30
Mon
2020
106th Course on Refugee Law (French) @ IIHL
Mar 30 @ 8:30 am – Apr 3 @ 12:30 pm

Le Cours est ouvert à tous les fonctionnaires gouvernementaux et au personnel des ONG responsables de la protection des réfugiés et des personnes déplacées, et s’adressent plus particulièrement aux personnes chargées d’appliquer concrètement le droit des réfugiés.

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Mar
31
Tue
2020
107th Course on Refugee Law (Spanish) @ IIHL
Mar 31 @ 8:30 am – Apr 4 @ 12:30 pm

The course aims at increasing the knowledge and skills of government officials involved in the formulation and the application of legislation and policies affecting people in need of protection, and who have only a basic knowledge of International Refugee Law. They are also open to those interested from civil society, particularly those in advocacy for the protection of forcibly uprooted people.

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Apr
6
Mon
2020
9th Statelessness Course (Arabic) @ IIHL
Apr 6 @ 8:45 am – Apr 9 @ 3:00 pm

The course on Statelessness is organized by the International Institute for Humanitarian Law in cooperation with the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees. The course is designed for government officials and NGOs dealing with stateless people or looking into addressing statelessness in their country. The course lasts four days and is conducted in English. This course responds to the increasing demand for information on statelessness and ways to prevent and reduce statelessness. It includes presentations, case studies, simulations and practical exercises led by experts.

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Apr
20
Mon
2020
179th International Military Course on LOAC (English) @ IIHL
Apr 20 @ 8:00 am – May 1 @ 12:00 pm

The general aim of the course is to provide military officers, including operators and military lawyers, as well as civilians, with the opportunity to learn how to apply the principles and rules of International Humanitarian Law (IHL) and the Law of Armed Conflict (LOAC). The teaching methodology used for this course includes a combination of central presentations and class work.

The class work itself consists largely of a series of exercises conducted under the guidance of class leaders using classic current military planning and staff processes, leading the course through a series of IHL and other relevant legal issues arising during military operations at all levels of intensity. At the end of the course, participants attain a sound knowledge of the principles and rules of LOAC and are able to apply these in a practical manner in a range of operational scenarios.

MORE INFORMATION AVAILABLE ON THE COURSE WEBPAGE.

May
4
Mon
2020
180th International Military Course on LOAC (French) @ Ecole des commissaires des armées
May 4 @ 8:30 am – May 15 @ 1:00 pm

L’objectif général de ce cours, organisé auprés de l’Ecole des commissaires des armées de Salon-de- Provence (France), est de fournir aux officiers des forces armées, y compris les conseillers juridiques et les avocats militaires, ainsi que des professionnels civils, la possibilité d’apprendre comment s’appliquent les principes et règles du droit des conflits armés. A l’issue du cours, les participants auront acquis une connaissance solide des principes fondamentaux et des règles du droit des conflits armés et pourront mettre en pratique leur connaissance dans le cadre de différents théâtres opérationnels.

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44th Advanced Course on IHL (English) @ IIHL
May 4 @ 8:30 am – May 8 @ 12:30 pm

The Advanced Course on IHL is an intensive course designed for experienced military/civilian legal advisers, military officers and those from Government or International Organisations with an in depth knowledge of IHL. Academics and students with an interest in developing a deeper understanding of the subject area are also very welcome to attend. Given the relatively short length of the course it is assumed participants will already have a sound knowledge of IHL principles and rules and be able to apply these in a practical context.

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