This webinar will take you though:

  • International Humanitarian Law and its aims to limit the effects of hostilities for those who do not participate or no longer participate in hostilities;
  • Balance between the humanitarian imperative and military necessity that undergirds the rules regulating hostilities;
  • Definition of military objective;
  • Principles of distinction and proportionality;
  • Rules regarding precautionary measures and prohibition of superfluous injury and unnecessary suffering.