Celebrating in style: uncharted perspectives on the Geneva conventions of 1949

The Geneva Conventions of 1949 constitute the cornerstone of international humanitarian law (IHL). Universally ratified, they continue to play an essential role in ensuring the protection of victims of armed conflicts. Celebrating the 70th anniversary of the Geneva Conventions, this IHL Talk will shine light on lesserknown endeavours that contribute to breathing life into these instruments, such as updating their commentaries, voluntarily reporting on IHL implementation at the local level or critically rethinking the history behind their adoption. CELEBRATING IN STYLE: UNCHARTED PERSPECTIVES ON THE GENEVA CONVENTIONS OF 1949 INTRODUCTORY…

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“The Water Diplomat”

“The Water Diplomat” is a free monthly news and intelligence resource produced by OOSKAnews and Geneva Water Hub. The publication, distributed monthly by email, is part of a media platform developed to engage our world in understanding the intersects among water, peace, conflict and diplomacy. The monthly publication is accompanied by a free monthly videocast distributed by Vimeo. The Water Diplomat is produced by OOSKAnews as part of a collaboration with Geneva Water Hub. OOSKAnews is the world’s leading publisher of current international water, and water-related news and intelligence. Geneva…

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