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Fifth Annual International Humanitarian Law Student Writing Competition
Deadline: Wednesday, 10/7/2015
Award: $500 Winner
TOPIC: The Intersection of International Humanitarian Law and Gender. Papers should focus on the ways in which IHL intersects with gender issues, such as the role of women as combatants, the gendered use of sexual violence during times of armed conflict, the impact of gender stereotyping on international humanitarian law, etc. Papers without a direct focus on this theme will not be reviewed.
Questions to: : TeachingIHL@wcl.american.edu or call (202) 274.4180
Competition #22 (Added/Updated: Friday, 3/27/2015)