Welcome to the website of the Bruges Colloquium on International Humanitarian Law

The 17th Bruges Colloquium has been held on the 20th and 21st October 2016. We warmly thank the speakers as well as the numerous participants for the success of this event.

The next edition of the Colloquium will be organised on the 19th and 20th October 2017.

We wish you a nice reading,

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) & the College of Europe

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last edition

Terrorism, Counter-Terrorism and International Humanitarian Law

20 -21 october 2016

Please click on the link hereunder to download the programme of Edition 2016 of the Bruges Colloquium.


previous editions

Detention in Armed conflict

16-17 october 2014

Vulnerabilities in Armed Conflicts: Selected Issues.

17-18 october 2013