Jerusalem 2017 Thematic Workshop on Accountability Frameworks for Violations of IHL

This Workshop follows directly on the Jerusalem 2017 Core Professional Training on Humanitarian Law and Policy on 5-7 November. Participants in the Workshop are expected to have completed the Core Training.

Location: Jerusalem
Dates: 8-9 November 2017
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Target audience: The course is designed for experienced practitioners and policy professionals, including staff of government agencies, NGOs, and the UN, and others involved in conflict areas, such as journalists, members of the military, and scholars. Participants in the Thematic Workshops are expected to have completed the Core Professional Training in Humanitarian Law and Policy.

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Course description

The Thematic Workshop on Accountability Frameworks for Violations of IHL is designed to enhance the capacity of humanitarian practitioners, taking into account their variety of roles and mandates with respect to achieving accountability for IHL violations. It will address the various types of mechanisms, be they IHL-specific or others, such as human rights mechanisms, the MRM 1612 UNSC resolution, and domestic or international criminal courts and tribunals. It will consider the differences between IHL violations and war crimes when seeking accountability and the various types of actors to be held accountable. The Workshop will also look into the strategies, actions, and challenges to achieve accountability for IHL violations, including the relationships between the various mechanisms, in particular the International Criminal Court.

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How to apply

Please use this application form to apply for the course.

The course is open to PHAP members and to non-members. PHAP members enjoy course fee discounts, as well as other benefits. If you are not yet a member of PHAP, you can apply for membership and the selected training simultaneously through the course application form.

PHAP members who have already attended five or more days of training courses offered by PHAP, HPCR, or HPCR International, may be eligible for our Returning Participant Discount Program.

Group discounts are available for agencies and employers wishing to send several staff to PHAP trainings. Please visit our fees and terms and conditions page or contact us directly.

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Course fees

  Regular fees
(for PHAP members)
Core Professional Training and Thematic Workshop (5 days) € 1350 € 1485
Core Professional Training only (3 days) € 900 € 990
Thematic Workshop only (2 days) (previous attendance at Core Professional Training required) € 600 € 660

Fees cover all training material, access to preparatory online course on the Essentials of International Humanitarian Law, and lunches and coffee breaks for the days of the training. Fees do not cover travel or accommodation costs.

For information about group rates and available discounts, please visit our course fees and discounts page.

PHAP offers a limited number of seats at a reduced fee, in accordance with the association's Tuition Assistance Policy. Please read it carefully to check whether you are eligible and learn how to submit you request. 

Before applying, please read about the terms and conditions of your application.

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