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The Geneva Conventions and Israel

60th Anniversary of the Geneva Conventions

FULLY BOO Joint Lecture and Seminar Series

Date: 5th October 2009

Time: Not specified

Venue: Not available

Event Details

This event is now FULLY BOOKED

This is the second event in a series of lectures and seminars to celebrate the sixtieth anniversary of the adoption of the four Geneva Conventions of 1949. Ambassador Baker will discuss the interaction of the state of Israel with the Geneva Conventions, including such interesting issues as Israel's ratification of the 1949 Geneva Conventions; Israel's view of the applicability of the Fourth Geneva Convention to the Occupied Territories; the policy of the Israeli Defence Force toward the Geneva Conventions; and Israel's concerns regarding its emblem the Red Shield of David.

1.5 CPD hours may be claimed by both solicitors and barristers through attendance at this event.

Future Series Dates:
13 October 2009 - Operationalizing the Geneva Conventions
2 November 2009 - The Geneva Conventions and the Protection of Vulnerable Groups
25 November 2009- The Future of the Geneva Conventions

A discounted rate is available for those wishing to attend all five events:
Individual Members -£100, Individual Non-Members - £180
Academic Members - £60, Academic Non-Members - £100
Student Members - £40, Student Non-Members - £60

Please email if you would like to attend all series events.

Pricing details for this event only are set out below.

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