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Sixth edition of the International Disaster Law Course, Sanremo 17-21 June 2019

The sixth edition of the International Disaster Law Course took place in San Remo, Italy, from 17 to 21 June 2019. The course has been hosted by the International Institute of Humanitarian Law, in cooperation with the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies, the International Disaster Law Project, the Roma Tre IEUDL Jean Monnet Module and with the support of the Italian Red Cross. Speakers included Dr Eduardo Valencia Ospina (Member of the International Law Commission, Former Special Rapporteur on the Protection of Persons in the Event of Disasters), Prof Walter Kälin (Envoy to the Chair, Platform on Disaster Displacement, Former Representative of the UN Secretary General on the Human Rights of Internally Displaced Persons) along with other high-level speakers from academia and distinguished experts from key stakeholders such as the IFRC, International Organization for Migration, and World Health Organization.

Click here for more information, and here for the Course programme.