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Updates from the Armed Conflict and Crisis Hub

  • A two day workshop was held in July 2019 to bring together academics and practioners from a range of backgrounds, to discuss the challenges associated with the women, peace and security and counter-terrorism frameworks. Read the full article for more information.
  • The Investigations of International Humanitarian Law Violations During Armed Conflict workshop was hosted by the Essex Armed Conflict and Crisis Hub and co-hosted by Amnesty International in July 2019. The workshop brought together international NGOs, experts in the law of armed conflict, members of UN Commissions of Inquiry, and others with relevant expertise. Read the full summary for more information.
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