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Disability and International Humanitarian Law: Universal Approach Conference

November 10 @ 11:30 am - 2:30 pm

Man with one leg and crutches standing on a dirt street in Syria beside a child

Photo courtesy of the Canadian Red Cross: Ibrahim Malla/IFRC




Join us as we explore legal protections that International Humanitarian Law (IHL) provide for persons with disabilities in the situation of armed conflict. The conference will be held online and will bring together experts from the field of IHL and Disability Rights including academics, practitioners and representatives from the Red Cross / Red Crescent Movement.

With keynote by Arlene Kanter, an expert in International and Comparative Disability Law held on Monday the 9th of November at 7:00PM – 8:00PM EST. Registration link to this address to be posted soon.

If you have questions about this event, please contact [email protected]


November 10
11:30 am - 2:30 pm


Balsillie School of International Affairs, 67 Erb Street West
Waterloo, ON Canada
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