Current Issues in Armed Conflict Conference

Please join the Human Rights Centre and the School of Law at the University of Essex and the Geneva Academy of International Humanitarian Law and Human Rights on Friday 29 June for the Current Issues in Armed Conflict Conference.

Issues that will be discussed include ‘Is the Global System for Accountability Working?’, ‘Reparations and Justice from the Perspective of Victims’, ‘The Qualification of Armed Conflict: Armed Gangs and Organised Crime,' and ‘Emerging Military Technologies’.

Expert panels with leading academics and practitioners will address the above-mentioned topics. To foster interactions and debate amongst participants, speakers will provide different /complementary perspectives and leave space for interactions with the public.

To end the conference the evening will commence from 5.45pm, with a keynote speech. More details on speakers will be announced in due course.

A drinks reception will follow from 7.00pm - 7.30pm.

To register your interest in this event please email lawhrcevents@essex.ac.uk.