E-briefing library

This e-briefing series, based on the International Review of the Red Cross, enriched with reference documents, articles, blog posts, conference recordings, interviews and other online resources presents a short introduction and overview on topics related to humanitarian law, policy and action.

Most recent
Generating respect for the law
This e-briefing is intended as a multimedia resource that traces the latest developments in the contemporary debate on these principles.
| Last Updated: 5 OCTOBER 2017
Humanitarian perspectives on the changing face of war
This e-briefing is intended as a multimedia resource that traces the latest developments in the contemporary debate on these principles.
(37 minutes read) | Last Updated: 11 MAY 2017
Past editions
A price too high: Rethinking nuclear weapons in light of their human cost
(65 minutes read) Last Updated: 10 APRIL 2017
New Technologies and the modern battlefield: Humanitarian perspectives
35 minutes read Last Updated: 8 MAY 2017
Principles guiding humanitarian action
(40 minutes read) Last Updated: 5 APRIL 2017
Sexual violence in armed conflict
(22 minutes read) Last Updated: 5 APRIL 2017