This 50 minutes session follows the "Advanced learning session on humanitarian principles" and focuses on the core humanitarian principle of impartiality. By going through it, you will deepen your understanding on:

  • The core principle of impartiality, both in its definition and its implementation;
  • Practical implications of impartiality in the course of humanitarian action;
  • Nature of challenges and dilemmas involved in translating impartiality into operations;
  • Role that impartiality plays within the ICRC, as both a goal and as a tool.