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Winners of PII-ICRC Annual Media Awards announced

Winners of PII-ICRC Annual Media Awards announced

Winners of the 13th edition of the PII-ICRC Annual Awards for Best Article and Best Photograph on a humanitarian subject, jointly organised by the Press Institute of India (PII) and ...

The Endurance of the Geneva Conventions Shows Us What is Possible

The Endurance of the Geneva Conventions Shows Us What is Possible

Remarks by ICRC President Peter Maurer at the UN General Assembly High-Level Side Event: “70 Years of the Geneva Conventions: Investing in Humanity Through Multilateralism”

Nepal: Commemorating the Day of the Disappeared

Nepal: Commemorating the Day of the Disappeared

This year, the ICRC commemorated the International Day of the Disappeared in Kathmandu on 29 August by bringing together not only members of the families of missing persons, but also ...

Digitalising the Geneva Conventions – giving greater access to the rules of war

Digitalising the Geneva Conventions – giving greater access to the rules of war

On the occasion of the 70th Anniversary of the Geneva Conventions, the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) is using digital technology to give greater access to the Geneva ...

Nepal: Regional experts discuss IHL on eve of Geneva Conventions’ 70th anniversary

Nepal: Regional experts discuss IHL on eve of Geneva Conventions’ 70th anniversary

The seventh edition of the Advanced IHL South Asia Academics Platform (AISAAP) was held on 17-19 July 2019 in Dhulikhel of Kavrepalanchowk, Nepal.

Geneva Conventions – relevant today more than ever

Geneva Conventions – relevant today more than ever

The 5th Commonwealth Red Cross and Red Crescent Conference on International Humanitarian Law (IHL) was a commemoration of 70 years of the Geneva Conventions as much as a forum to ...