International Society for Military Law and the Law of War
Société Internationale de Droit Militaire et de Droit de la Guerre
Sociedad Internacional de Derecho Militar y Derecho de la Guerra
Международное Общество Военного Права и Права Войны

Texts of speakers - The Flanders Fields Conference - Ypres

Tuesday, 14 Octobre 2014

Contemporary challenges of international humanitarian law in the protection of
specific groups in armed conflict
(1st session – The protection of medical personnel)

The evolution of the medical work on the battlefield
Colonel Wynand KORTERINK
Military Doctor, Msc., The Netherlands Armed Forces
Adjunct Professor, Department of Law, U.S. Military Academy (U.S.A.)
The loss of protection for medical personnel
Université Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium

Military Justice in difficult circumstances (1st session)

Dr. Lawrence VAN HAECKE
Researcher, Royal Military Academy, Belgium
Dr. Yutaka ARAI
Professor of International Law and International Human Rights Law, and Deputy Director in Law, University of Kent in Brussels , Belgium

Military Justice in difficult circumstances (2nd session)

Brigadier Stuart LYTHGOE
Deputy Director Service Prosecutions, British Army, United Kingdom
Dr. U. C. JHA
Wing Commander (ret.) Air Force, India
Major Patrick VERMETTE
Deputy Judge Advocate, Office of the Assistant Judge Advocate General (Europe), Canada