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Webinar on Counter-terrorism, Sanctions & Humanitarian Action in the COVID-19 Era

Webinar on Counter-terrorism, Sanctions & Humanitarian Action in the COVID-19 Era table
Date6 May 2020
Time4:00 pm 5:30 pm 
Provider ICRC
AddressOnline
Type Virtual
CostFree
Booking URLhttps://register.gotowebinar.com/register/9186793890478924812?utm_source=hs_email&utm_medium=email&utm_content=87058691&_hsenc=p2ANqtz-_CaF9Xl8KViQclBW9l9b8nGFntp4IkS80HYCahkrEQIWu68VNig2SYp4c0ju1Gx_BYodQea_EmqopJuSszhzX2F7VNQQ&_hsmi=87058691
Description

The discussions will convene leading experts to take stock of the current debate on counter-terrorism, sanctions and humanitarian access.

Panellists will also explore the challenges and opportunities that the COVID-19 pandemic presents in an already complex humanitarian access landscape.

Organised as a roundtable discussion, this public online event will be moderated by Eva Svoboda, Deputy Director of Law & Policy at the ICRC. Panellists include:

  • Prof. Naz Modirzadeh, Director of the Harvard Law School Program on International Law and Armed Conflict
  • Dr. Françoise Bouchet-Saulnier, International Legal Director, MSF
  • Ms. Emma O’Leary, Senior Humanitarian Policy Advisor, NRC
  • Mr. Javier Gasso, Deputy DG for the UN, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Spain

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