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Discover the ICRC.

International Committee of the Red Cross.

Discover the ICRC.

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Published by ICRC. in Geneva .
Written in English


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Number of Pages48
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It was signed on Aug , by twelve states and was later accepted by virtually all. The work of the Red Cross had been inaugurated. Three other conventions were later added to the first, extending protection to victims of naval warfare, to prisoners of war, and to civilians.


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Discover the ICRC through the eyes of five staff members, partners and people we’ve helped, as they tell their personal stories of getting to know the ICRC, our history and our work. The ICRC owes its origins to the vision and determination of one man: Henry Dunant.

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Nijhoff,pp. Welcome to the New Online Casebook. Online is a platform adapted from the original reference Casebook published by the ICRC. It was originally intended to support teaching of international humanitarian law (IHL) in universities in an interactive way, and based on contemporary practice.

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CONTENTS Theory History What ICRC does Where ICRC works ICRC IN ACTION (CASE) 3. THEORY - GLOBALISM Icrc as an international politic actor Relations between states and icrc. The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) is an impartial, neutral and independent organization created in to protect and assist the victims of armed conflict and other situations of violence and to promote the laws that protect victims of war.

The ICRC started work in Israel and the occupied territories infollowing the first Israeli-Arab conflict. Its presence became permanent in the aftermath of the war.

The organization focuses on the protection of civilians and the welfare of detainees held in Israeli and Palestinian places of detention, and helps the most vulnerable. The International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement is an international humanitarian movement with approximately 97 million volunteers, members and staff worldwide which was founded to protect human life and health, to ensure respect for all human beings, and to prevent and alleviate human suffering.

The movement consists of several distinct organizations that are legally independent from Focus: Humanitarianism.

The International Committee of the Red Cross's study of Customary International Humanitarian Law by Jean-Marie Henckaerts and Louise Doswald-Beck (Cambridge, ) contains a unique collection of evidence of the practice of States and non-State actors in the field of international humanitarian Price: $ ICRC-Minerva Annual Conference on IHL: Call for Papers.

25/6/, IHL events and conferences. The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) delegation in Israel and occupied territories and the Hebrew University of Jerusalem (Faculty of Law.

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14/3/, IHL / IHL events and conferences. students from 31 countries including Israel put on the combatant uniform, the magistrate’s dress or the humanitarian vest. This part of the database contains the practice underlying the rules of customary international humanitarian law (IHL) identified in the ICRC’s study on customary IHL, originally published by Cambridge University Press in It is updated on a regular basis, with the most recently incorporated material marked in green.Geneva, ICRC, Red Cross World.

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