“Protection of the Wounded and Medical Care-Givers in Armed Conflict: Is the Law Up to the Job?”

This Chatham House event, supported by the British Red Cross, will focus on the protection of the wounded and sick in situations of armed conflict. It will also include discussion of challenges to the protection of medical care-givers, and consider whether the current law designed to protect them is adequate. Speakers include:

  • Françoise Bouchet-Saulnier, Legal Director, Médecins Sans Frontières;
  • Ezequiel Heffes, Thematic Legal Adviser, Geneva Call; and
  • Chair: Elizabeth Wilmshurst, Distinguished Fellow, International Law Programme, Chatham House

Full details and registration are available here.