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Humanitarian Law & Policy:
Classification of Conflicts, Conduct of Hostilities, Implementation, International Criminal Law, International Humanitarian Law, Private Military and Security Contractors, Public International Law, Terrorism and Counterterrorism

<p>Gabor Rona is the International Legal Director of Human Rights First. He represents Human Rights First with governments, civil society, the media, academia and the public on matters of international human rights and international humanitarian law.&nbsp;</p>

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He previously served as a Legal Advisor to the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) in Geneva, where he focused on the application of international humanitarian and human rights law to counter-terrorism policies and practices. He also represented the ICRC in connection with the establishment of the International Criminal Court and other tribunals.&nbsp;</p>

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He has taught International Humanitarian Law and International Criminal Law at the International Institute of Human Rights in Strasbourg, France and the University Centre for International Humanitarian Law in Geneva, Switzerland and now teaches International Humanitarian Law at Columbia Law School.</p>