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The Forgotten Conflict: Seeking Accountability in Yemen

Event Details

Time: 17:30-19:00 (Registration from 17:00)
Event followed by a drinks reception

Venue: British Institute of International and Comparative Law, Charles Clore House, 17 Russell Square, London WC1B 5JP 


The intervention by Kristin Hausler at UNOG in September 2018 on the destruction of cultural heritage in Yemen can be accessed here.

This event will address the alleged violations and abuses of international humanitarian law and international human rights law perpetrated by the parties to the Yemen conflict and the possible ways forward to ensure accountability for the crimes committed.

The panel includes Mr Charles Garraway, member of the Group of Eminent International and Regional Experts which was established by the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, who will discuss the Group's findings.


Rodney Dixon QC, Temple Garden Chambers


  • Professor Robert Cryer, University of Birmingham
  • Charles Garraway, UN Group of Eminent Experts on Yemen, University of Essex
  • Kristin Hausler, British Institute of International and Comparative Law
  • Professor Christina Murray, Senior Adviser on Constitutions and Process Design, Standby Team of Mediation Advisers, UN Department of Political Affairs
  • Mohammad Alwazir, Arabian Rights Watch Association

This event is convened by Kristin Hausler, Dorset Senior Research Fellow in Public International Law.

Join in the conversation @BIICL #YemenConflict


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CPD Information

This event offers the equivalent of 2 hours.

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