ABOUT THIS ARCHIVE
International Humanitarian Law (or the Law of Armed Conflict as it's also known) essentially makes up the rules of war. (Yes, even wars have limits!) Here, you'll find an archived collection of blog posts from 2011 to 2018 on legal issues and challenges. We continue the conversation on our podcast.
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Tomorrow’s battlefields present unique challenges to the humanitarian community, from cyberspace and autonomous weapons to space law, AI and beyond…
Databases, publications, learning/teaching modules and videos on International Humanitarian Law.
Reports & Papers
The ICRC regularly publishes reports and papers on the law of armed conflict and other topics of interest.
Resources & FAQs
Interested in the law of armed conflict? Find useful archives of resources and frequently asked questions here.
Geneva Conventions & Commentaries
Everything you’ve always wanted to know about the Geneva Conventions but were afraid to ask…
Browse all things IHL from A-Z…