Summer School: International Disaster Law
18-22 June 2018, Sanremo 

The course is jointly organized by the International Institute of Humanitarian Law  in collaboration with the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies, the International Disaster Law Project, the Italian Red Cross and the EU Jean Monnet Module on “International and European Disaster Law” Roma Tre University.
The course on International Disaster Law (IDL) offers participants an opportunity to analyse one of today’s most important legal challenges: the prevention and management of natural and man-made disasters. Lectures will be delivered by distinguished speakers including Eduardo Valencia-Ospina (former Special Rapporteur of the ILC on the Protection of Persons in the Event of Disasters and current ILC Member), representatives of relevant international and national actors involved in IDL, such as the IFRC, WHO and IOM and distinguished academics with a specific research focus on International Disaster Law.