IHL Webinars

IHL Conversations

Upcoming Webinars

All views and opinions expressed in these webinars are those of the speaker(s)

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Jus Post Bellum-The Rediscovery, Foundations, & the Future of the Law of Transforming Law into Peace

Speaker: Dr. Jens Iverson, Leiden University

Moderator: Christian Jorgensen

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Mitigating Harm to Children in Armed Conflict: An Interdisciplinary Seminar of Law, Medicine, and Policy (Click to download program)

Speakers: Phillip Spinella, MD, FCCM; Tom Potokar, MBChb, FRCS, OBE; Karen Ledsky, MD, MHS; Emily Mayhew, PhD; Col. (ret.) Randall Bagwell, LLM; Ezequiel Heffes, LLM; Larry Lewis, PhD

Moderators: Christian Jorgensen, MSc, JD; Patrick McGann, MD; Tom Adamkiewicz, MD, MSCR, FRCPC

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Armed Groups and International Humanitarian Law: Practical Alternatives to Ensure its Respect in Conflict Settings

Speaker: Ezequiel Heffes (Geneva Call)

Moderator: Christian Jorgensen (American Red Cross)

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Women in IHL: "Protected" or Combatants

Speaker: Kathryn Meyer (American Red Cross IHL Intern; Rising 3L at Case Western Reserve University School of Law)

Moderator: Christian Jorgensen (American Red Cross)

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Cyber Operations under International Humanitarian Law 

Speaker: Johnathan Horowitz (ICRC Washington Delegation)

Moderator: Claudia Bennett (American Red Cross Clara Barton IHL Fellow)

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The Ethics of Warfare in the Aztec Civilization

Speaker: Dr. Camilla Townsend

Moderator: Christian Jorgensen (American Red Cross NHQ)

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The Law of Star Wars: IHL in the Star Wars Universe

Speaker: Thomas Harper & Christian Jorgensen 

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Hameeda's Story: 
A first-hand encounter of how education is disrupted by armed conflict

Speaker: Hameeda U. (AFG Aid)

Moderators: Kimia Khatibi (American Red Cross NHQ-IHL Intern); Riley Neper (American Red Cross Wisconsin Region Intern)

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COVID-19 and International Humanitarian Law

Speaker: Professor Oona Hathaway (Yale Law School)

Moderator: Kimia Khatibi (American Red Cross NHQ-IHL Intern)

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Do the Geneva Conventions still Matter?

Speaker: Col. (ret.) Randall Bagwell

Moderator: Christian Goebel (Assumption University

The 2021 Grall Neafsey Lecture, Co-Sponsored by the Ecumenical Institute at Assumption University

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Inviting Non-State Armed Groups to the IHL Table

Speaker: Jonathan Somer (Dansk Rode Kors) & Ezequiel Heffes (Geneva Call)

Moderator: Luciana Vosniak (American Red Cross, Massachusetts Region)