Join our team!

The KGF is looking for one (or two) guest researchers/interns for the period of September 2020 – February 2021. More information can be found here.

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Art competition on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the Geneva Conventions: Winners, honorable mentions, and IHL calendars 2020!

In 2019, on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the Geneva Conventions, The Kalshoven-Gieskes Forum coordinated an art competition ‘Posters for Protected Persons’. The competition provided an alternative method of engaging people around the world with the Conventions, as it sought to inspire participants to reflect on the realities of

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Posters for Protected Persons

The KGF is currently running an Art Competition to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the Geneva Conventions of 1949. The aim of this Art Competition is to promote awareness of IHL, in particular the Geneva Conventions. Thus, the KGF’s wants to use this Art Competition to provide a unique and

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Ten New Case Studies on IHL Compliance Published!

The KGF is pleased to announce that ten new case-studies documenting compliance with IHL have been launched on the “IHL in Action: Respect for the law on the battlefield” database hosted by the International Committee of the Red Cross. Six of these ten cases-studies were prepared by our IHL Clinic

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Call for applications: IHL Clinic participants

The Forum is looking for interested and motivated students of the regular LL.M. programme in Public International Law at Leiden Law School, who are willing to work in a team of three to six students, and are determined to contribute to either the IHL in Action project or the Digitally

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