Kalshoven-Gieskes Forum on International Humanitarian Law shared a video from the playlist Public Lectures.

2 weeks 5 days ago

Interesting Public Lecture on Cyber Wars and IHL...

Kalshoven-Gieskes Forum on International Humanitarian Law

3 weeks 3 days ago

A very interesting piece on how focusing on Non-State Actors can change the IHL narrative by our PhD candidate Ezequiel Heffes and Marcos D. Kotlik.

Leiden Law School Grotius Centre for International Legal Studies

Kalshoven-Gieskes Forum on International Humanitarian Law

1 month 19 hours ago

Join a free online lecture on the international humanitarian law and non-state actors!

On 3 November, our external PhD candidate Ezequiel Heffes (Geneva Call) together with other excellent panelists will discuss real-life challenges presented by non-State actors in conflict settings. This event will also be the occasion to celebrate the launch of the volume on International Humanitarian Law and Non-State Actors co-edited by Ezequiel Heffes, Marcos D. Kotlik and Manuel J. Ventura.

To attend the event, please register here:
www.asser.nl/education-events/events/?id=3151

Grotius Centre for International Legal Studies Leiden Law School

Kalshoven-Gieskes Forum on International Humanitarian Law

1 month 3 days ago

We are delighted that our KGF Director Dr. Robert Heinsch and Sofia Poulopoulou, a KGF staff member and a PhD Candidate at the Grotius Centre for International Legal Studies at Leiden University, have shared their experience on establishing and running the IHL Clinic. We are inviting you to read their 5 lessons learned and draw some inspiration on how to set up an IHL Clinic. This blogpost also reveals one of our big projects that is well underway - the establishment of the IHL Clinic Global Network dedicated to connecting those who are already directing an IHL Clinic and providing practice-oriented support and expertise to those who wish to set up an IHL Clinic. Stay tuned for more details on the IHL Clinic Global Network! Leiden Law School #IHL #opiniojuris

Kalshoven-Gieskes Forum on International Humanitarian Law

1 month 3 weeks ago

Last but definitely not least, we would like to introduce Mr. Waleed Mahmoud as our third new guest researcher this semester.

To read more about Mr. Mahmoud's background please see our website here: kalshovengieskesforum.com/staffpartners/

Welcome to the KGF team! We are looking forward to working with you, Waleed!

Leiden Law School Grotius Centre for International Legal Studies

Kalshoven-Gieskes Forum on International Humanitarian Law

1 month 3 weeks ago

Please join us in welcoming Ms. Juliette Wangen as our new guest researcher. We are particularly happy that Ms. Wangen is joining the KGF in this new role after working with us as a student researcher last semester!

To read more about Ms. Wangen's background please see our website here: kalshovengieskesforum.com/staffpartners/

We are lucky to have you back with us, Juliette!

Leiden Law School Grotius Centre for International Legal Studies

Kalshoven-Gieskes Forum on International Humanitarian Law

1 month 3 weeks ago

The KGF has hired three new Guest Researchers to work with us this semester. Today we are introducing Ms. Ashley Peltier.

To read more about Ms. Peltier's background please see our website here: kalshovengieskesforum.com/staffpartners/

Welcome to the KGF team, Ashley! We are excited to work with you!

Leiden Law School Grotius Centre for International Legal Studies

Kalshoven-Gieskes Forum on International Humanitarian Law

2 months 3 weeks ago

Are you a motivated student from the regular LL.M. programme in Public International Law at Leiden Law School? Do you want to get practical knowledge and conduct research on IHL, ICL and IHRL? Then apply to work with us at the IHL Clinic.

More details and the requirements can be found here: kalshovengieskesforum.com/vacancies/

Deadline for applications: Wednesday, 9 September at 5pm (CEST)

Kalshoven-Gieskes Forum on International Humanitarian Law

2 months 3 weeks ago

The new academic year has started and the KGF is back at full steam. This semester we are welcoming the three new guest researchers to our team who we will be introducing in the future posts. Soon we will be selecting new IHL Clinic students from Leiden Law School who will be working with us on several IHL and ICL projects this term (see our call for applications later today). Also, we will continue to engage with our followers online - so keep an eye on our social media channels. We wish everyone a very successful and productive academic year! Follow us on: - LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/kalshoven-gieskesforum - Twitter: twitter.com/KGFLeiden Grotius Centre for International Legal Studies

Kalshoven-Gieskes Forum on International Humanitarian Law

2 months 3 weeks ago

Interesting piece on the protection of POWs under the Third Geneva Convention...