The Additional Protocols at 40: special edition of the IHL bibliography

To celebrate the 40th anniversary of the adoption of the 1977 Protocols additional to the Geneva Conventions, the ICRC Library and Archives team is released a special edition of the international humanitarian law bibliography along with a selection of audio recordings about the Additional Protocols.

Geneva, Switzerland - Diplomatic Conference on the Reaffirmation and Development of International Humanitarian Law Applicable to Armed Conflicts. ©ICRC/KURZ Jean-Jacques

Geneva, Switzerland - Diplomatic Conference on the Reaffirmation and Development of International Humanitarian Law Applicable to Armed Conflicts. ©ICRC/KURZ Jean-Jacques

Throughout the year, the ICRC will produce a number of publications and organize events in Geneva and in its delegations around the world to reflect on the practical relevance of the Additional Protocols today and discuss their humanitarian impact on the lives of people affected by armed conflicts.

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