ANNE QUINTIN

Anne Quintin is the legal adviser leading the sector on training for International Humanitarian Law (IHL) at the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC). Prior to this, she has held various positions within the ICRC, both at the Headquarters in Geneva and in the Washington, DC delegation.

Currently finishing a PhD on International Law at the University of Geneva, Anne is a Visiting Scholar at the APCML (July-August 2017), where she focuses on the function of IHL, in particular the question of whether IHL contains permissions or whether it is exclusively composed of prescriptions and prohibitions.

Anne previously worked for the Geneva Academy of International Humanitarian Law and Human Rights, for the International Institute of Humanitarian Law in San Remo and in Geneva, and was a Visiting Lecturer at the Elliott School of International Affairs at George Washington University. Anne is the co-author of the 3rd Edition of How Does Law Protect in War alongside Marco Sassòli and Antoine Bouvier.