Episode #22 Classifying Conflict with Chris Harland

Episode #22 Classifying Conflict with Chris Harland

In this episode of Intercross the Podcast, ICRC in Washington's Legal Advisor discusses the classifications of conflict. How are conflicts classified? What is the impact of classification? Are they binding according to the Geneva Conventions? What's ICRC's role in classification? A great primer conversation. Hosted by Tracey Begley.

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Episode #19 The Changing Context of Operations in Libya with Katja Lorenz

Episode #19 The Changing Context of Operations in Libya with Katja Lorenz

In this episode of Intercross the Podcast, we talk with the outgoing Head of Delegation for the ICRC in Libya, Katja Lorenz. Katja discusses the continually changing context for operating in Libya, the humanitarian needs on the ground and how the daily lives of Libyans have been impacted since fighting began. Hosted by Niki Clark.

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Episode #13 Colombia after Conflict with Christoph Harnisch, May 2, 2017

Episode #13 Colombia after Conflict with Christoph Harnisch, May 2, 2017

In this episode of Intercross the Podcast, we sit down with Christoph Harnisch, head of delegation in Bogota, Colombia. With more than 30 years working for the ICRC, Harnisch brings a rich and storied perspective of complex and protracted conflicts. We discuss how reaching a peace deal is really just the first step for the country, the ICRC's role in negotiations, the challenges Colombians still face, and the single most important experience that has impacted him as a humanitarian. Hosted by Niki Clark and Sara Owens.

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Episode #8 The Toolbox of Transitional Justice with Claudia Josi, March 28, 2017

Episode #8 The Toolbox of Transitional Justice with Claudia Josi, March 28, 2017

Professor Claudia Josi from the Santa Clara School of Law speaks with Intercross about transitional justice. From her own experiences growing up during conflict in Peru, Josi speaks about legal dimensions of a society transitioning from conflict to peace. Hosted by Tracey Begley.

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Episode #4 The Missing with Olivier Dubois and Ute Hofmeister February 28, 2017

Episode #4 The Missing with Olivier Dubois and Ute Hofmeister February 28, 2017

Olivier Dubois, coordinator for the Missing Persons program and Ute Hofmeister, forensics coordinator, speak to Intercross about the ICRC's work surrounding the missing. During conflicts, thousands of people disappear. How do you find them or give their family closures, particularly when it's been decades since their disappearance? How does ICRC support the families of the missing? And what motivates people to work in a field with often little answers? Hosted by Niki Clark and Tracey Begley.

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