Humanitarian Law & Policy is an ICRC blog focusing on the interplay between international law and the policies that shape humanitarian action. It welcomes contributors from the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement, as well as other experts committed to reflecting on how to improve humanitarian action and limit the effects of armed conflict.

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To learn more about how you could contribute to Humanitarian Law & Policy, get in touch with the blog’s editor Raphaël Dallaire Ferland at