2017 Ottawa International Humanitarian Law Conference

Protection of Vulnerable Persons under 
International Humanitarian Law:

Current Developments for Healthcare Workers and Internally Displaced Persons 

Join us as we explore two of the contemporary issues that challenge the protective scope of International humanitarian law: attacks on medical personnel and facilities, as well as conflict-induced Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs). This conference will bring together experts from the fields, including academics, and representatives from the Red Cross/Red Crescent Movement, to discuss the issues and their potential solutions. 
Date: Wednesday, January 25, 2017
  • Registration: 12:30pm -1:00pm
  • Conference: 1:00pm - 5:00 pm
  • Informal Reception: 5:00pm - 6:00 pm 
Location: Fauteux Hall, Room 147, Faculty of Law, University of Ottawa
                   57 Louis-Pasteur Private, Ottawa, ON, K1N 6N5
Conference Agenda: Click here to view

Conference Report: Click here to view
For more information, please email IHLconference@redcross.ca
This conference is eligible towards the Law Society of Upper Canada’s (LSUC) CPD requirements as Substantive Hours only. Please note that this program is not accredited for Professionalism Hours or the New Member Requirement. Please Visit the LSCU’s CPD Eligible Educational Activities webpage for more information: www.lsuc.on.ca.

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