The Bruges Colloquium
The 2020 edition of the Colloquium will focus on the challenges to International Humanitarian Law arising from the use of new technologies of warfare.
The Bruges Colloquium gathers yearly about hundred participants such as civil servants from the European Union and from NATO, diplomatic and military representatives of the Member States of these organisations and their Partner States, as well as representatives from academic circles and civil society. Its success has shown that the Bruges Colloquium is a key event for all experts in the law of armed conflicts eager to extend or reinforce their knowledge in the field.
Please note that each year the discussions are held in English and French, simultaneous translation is available in both languages.
Improving compliance with International Humanitarian Law
The impact on International Humanitarian Law on current security policy trends
Private Military-Security Companies Operating in Situations of Armed Conflict
International Organisations' Involvement in Peace Operations: Applicable Legal Framework and the Issue of Responsibility
meet our team
Junior Legal Assistant
ICRC Delegation to the EU, NATO and the Kingdom of Belgium