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.
Detention in Armed conflict
"The Additional Protocols at 40: Achievements and Challenges"
New Technologies on the Battlefield: Friend or Foe ?
Current Challenges to the Law of Occupation
meet our team
Junior Legal Assistant
ICRC Delegation to the EU, NATO and the Kingdom of Belgium