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Final English translation of the Colombian peace agreement

In this post, you can find the link to the English translation of the Colombian peace agreement which has recently been put online. Please note the caveat in the text presenting the link which affirms that the translation has no legal value, and only the Spanish version is legally binding.

Call for papers for special edition of HR&ILD on relationship between IHL and IHRL

Together with Steven Dewulf from Antwerp University, I am co-editing a special edition of the Journal of Human Rights and International Legal Discourse on the relationship between international humanitarian law and international human rights law. Here is the call for papers:- The relationship between human rights law and IHL is a topic that has prompted considerable academic …

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Call for Submissions: Extrajudicial Killings and Gender

The UN Special Rapporteur on Extrajudicial, Summary or Arbitrary Killing has issued a call for submissions on gender-sensitive issues relating to her mandate on extrajudicial, summary or arbitrary killings (see here). In particular, she has asked for submissions on the following questions:- How to define and explain “Gender” with specific reference to human rights violations, …

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Call for papers: 11th Annual Minerva-ICRC International Conference on Contemporary Challenges in IHL

The Minerva Center for Human Rights at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and the Delegation of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) in Israel and the Occupied Territories are organizing an international conference that seeks to explore cutting-edge issues in the field of international humanitarian law (IHL). The conference, the eleventh in the …

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The Impact of the Law of Armed Conflict on General International Law

Two more days to get abstracts in for this interesting roundtable on the impact of the law of armed conflict on general international law. The call is pasted below:- The Impact of the Law of Armed Conflict on General International Law Expert roundtable 22–23 September 2016 Exeter, United Kingdom Convenors: Dr Lawrence Hill-Cawthorne (Reading) and Dr Kubo …

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