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

The 17th Bruges Colloquium will be held on the 20th and 21st October 2016. The registration for this event is now closed as we have reached the maximum number of participants.

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 final programme of this year’s edition of the Bruges Colloquium.


previous editions

Detention in Armed conflict

16-17 october 2014

Vulnerabilities in Armed Conflicts: Selected Issues.

17-18 october 2013