Research, Policy Analysis, and Training on IHL in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (OPT)

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Principal Investigator:
Claude Bruderlein, Lecturer on International Health

Department:
Program on Humanitarian Policy+Conflict Rsch

Sponsors:
Diakonia

Dates of Research:
January 1, 2007 — December 31, 2009

Description:

The purpose of this project is to increase the capacity of the United Nations country team, other international governmental and non-governmental organizations, and local policymakers working in the region to engage on issues of international humanitarian law (IHL) and its applicability in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (OPT) through targeted legal research, production and dissemination of policy materials, and training and capacity building activities.

Website: http://opt.ihlresearch.org/