Iyad Nasr's picture
Humanitarian Law & Policy:
Civilian Direct Participation in Hostilities, Conduct of Hostilities, Detention in Armed Conflict, Humanitarian Access, Humanitarian Law in Practice, Humanitarian Principles, Implementation, International Humanitarian Law, Islamic Law and Customs, Non-State Armed Groups, Occupation Law, Protection of Civilians

<p>Iyad Nasr, is a professional trainer and expert on IHL/LOAC.&nbsp;&nbsp;Iyad holds a degree in law as well as a PhD in Educational Psychology and Communications.&nbsp;&nbsp;He is an IHL professor in various universities.&nbsp;</p>

<p><span style="line-height: 1.6em;">For the past 20 years, Iyad has occupied several senior positions with International Organizations such as the World Bank, UNDP, UNV, World Bank, The International Committee of the Red Cross, UNRWA and currently is the External and Media Relations Officer of OCHA.</span></p>

<p><span style="line-height: 1.6em;">Iyad has been leading the efforts of disseminating IHL to various groups and categories including academic circles, governmental and none governmental bodies, political and military bodies.&nbsp;&nbsp;Most importantly is his expertise and skills in teaching and disseminating IHL to armed groups and factions from a religious and Shariat prospective.</span></p>

<p><span style="line-height: 1.6em;">Iyad has a particular expertise in the field of International Humanitarian Law and curricula development.&nbsp;&nbsp;He has led the HRs and IHL curriculum development for UNRWA schools and had led its implementation in Palestine, Jordan, Syria and Lebanon.</span></p>

<p><span style="line-height: 1.6em;">Other areas of expertise of Iyad are in the field of communications and media relations.</span></p>