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Humanitarian Law & Policy:
Enforcement, Human Rights in Armed Conflict, Humanitarian Law in Practice, Implementation, International Humanitarian Law, Monitoring and Reporting of Violations, Public International Law

<p><font face="sans-serif" style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;">St&eacute;phane Kolanowski holds a Law Degree and a Master in Laws (LL.M.) in Public International Law. He joined the ICRC Legal Division (Geneva) in 1997, where he worked on different issues, such as Human Rights, impunity and reparation, as well as on some arms related issues. In 1999, he participated in the build-up of the ICRC Delegation to the EU and NATO, a Delegation in which he is still working today as a Senior Legal Adviser. He is responsible for following relevant legal developments in EU and NATO policies and operations and for promoting and disseminating International Humanitarian Law for several audiences. In 1999 he also initiated the cooperation with the College of Europe, leading to the organisation of the yearly Bruges Colloquium. Since 2013, St&eacute;phane is visiting Professor at the College of Europe. He is married and has two children.</font><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;">&nbsp;</span></p>