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International Humanitarian Law (IHL) resources

The international humanitarian law (IHL) program conducts research and produces a range of publications and resources to promote an understanding of, and respect for IHL.

IHL publications

A guide for parliamentarians to the Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement
Also available in Arabic | French | Spanish

Promoting respect for international humanitarian law: a handbook for parliamentarians 

Pacific handbooks

Protect this emblem because it protects lives

International Humanitarian Law and the Responsibility to Protect: a handbook
Also available in French

Protecting people: international humanitarian law

Same Space - Different Mandates: a civil-military guide to Australian stakeholders in international disaster and conflict response

NEW Handbook on International Humanitarian Law Mooting

International Humanitarian Law magazine

International humanitarian law e-newsletter

The Red Cross IHL program produces a free fortnightly newsletter. It draws together key IHL articles from the world news, lists IHL resources, volunteer and job opportunities, and presents a calendar of events, seminars and courses. Subscribe below.

IHL Lesson Plans for Secondary School Teachers

Tracing: Restoring Family Links
Under the red cross Emblem