Submissions are invited for Nirma University’s International Virtual Conference.
About NIRMA University
Nirma University was established in 2003 as a statutory university under Gujarat State Act, and as an initiative of the Nirma Education & Research Foundation (NERF). The university has been recognized by the University Grants Commission (UGC) under Section 2(f) of the UGC Act.
Institute of Law (http://law.nirmauni.ac.in/) was established with a vision to promote excellence in the field of law and justice, and sets high standards in the field of legal education. The Institute emphasizes the allround development of its students, and aims at not only producing good professionals, but also good and worthy citizens of a great country aiding in its overall progress and development.
About International Virtual Conference on International Humanitarian Law and Refugee Laws
Nirma University’s International Virtual Conference is organised by Centre for International Humanitarian Law & Human Rights Law, Institute of Law, Nirma University, Ahmedabad. it is organizing the ninth edition of its annual flagship event – International Virtual Conference on International Humanitarian and Refugee Laws, in collaboration with International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) and the United Nations
High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)India on January 13, 2021.
The conference aims to promote discussions that reflect on the successes and challenges in the treaty implementation that have been universally ratified in the field of International Humanitarian Laws.
Themes for Nirma University’s International Virtual Conference
- Blurring lines between civilians and combatants due to technological advancements in warfare under the Geneva Conventions.
- Good practices of refugee protection in India and South Asia.
- Supporting urban refugees during COVID-19 pandemic: Challenges and Solutions.
- Analysis of recent judgments in IHL for strengthening its enforcement and implementation.
- Health Care in Danger.
- Challenges and Prospects of Humanitarian Organizations.
There shall be no registration fee for participating in the conference.
Abstract Submission: November 20, 2020.
Paper Submission: December 27, 2020.
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