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Humanity in War: An International Humanitarian Law Primer for Professionals

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American Red Cross National Headquarters

430 17th St NW

Washington, DC 20006

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Our premier free training, this day-long course is a comprehensive and engaging introduction to International Humanitarian Law (IHL), and is appropriate for professionals working in the international, humanitarian or legal spheres.

What you'll learn:

  • Classification of Armed Conflicts
  • Geneva Conventions and Additional Protocols
  • Fundamental Principles and Protections afforded by international law
  • Distinction between Combatants and Civilians
  • Civilian Direct Participations in Hostilities
  • Role of the Red Cross and Principled Humanitarian Action

CLE credits for attorneys are available for the jurisdictions of New York, Virginia, and other select jurisdictions (select this option while registering).

Please email noah.oconnor@redcross.org with any questions.

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