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Humanitarian Law & Policy:
Detention in Armed Conflict, Gender and Protection, Human Rights in Armed Conflict, Monitoring and Reporting of Violations, Non-State Armed Groups, Protection of Civilians, Protection Strategies, Public International Law, Refugees and IDPs
Leadership & Management of Humanitarian Action:
Community Engagement, Coordination, Partnerships, Strategic Planning, Trends and Challenges

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color:black">Cecilia Jimenez is currently the National Director&nbsp;of the IDP Project for the&nbsp;Commission on Human Rights of the Philippines. Prior to this, she was a&nbsp;Senior Training and Legal Officer of IDMC/NRC based in Geneva. A Philippine lawyer with specialisation in human rights and migration, Cecilia has protection field experience primarily in Southeast Asia and has over two decades of experience in NGO human rights advocacy for the Asia-Pacific region. She also has teaching&nbsp;experience as an Adjunct Professor on human rights law and on IHL and as trainer and legal consultant for a variety of academic and NGO consultancies on capacity-building, strategy formulation and partnerships.</span></p>

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color:black">Cecilia has an LLM in Public International Law from King&#39;s College London, an advanced management degree on non-profit organisations from the University of Geneva and law and foreign service university degrees from the Philippines.&nbsp;<o:p></o:p></span></p>