This webinar lasts 40 minutes and takes you through the following issues:

  • Different kinds of actors for whom International Humanitarian Law (IHL) is a relevant framework;
  • Professional contexts and roles that call for familiarity with IHL;
  • Conditions that trigger the application of IHL, and the implications for both civilians and belligerents;
  • Basic sources of IHL rules, namely multilateral treaties and customary IHL;
  • Basic rules and principles of the IHL framework;
  • Understanding of IHL within the broader context of public international law.