The Center for Conflict and Humanitarian Studies (CHS), and the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), are organizing a joint public lecture on "The Impact of Sanctions on Humanitarian Action: Afghanistan as a Case Study", presented by Dr. Tristan Ferraro, the Senior Legal Advisor at the Legal Division of the ICRC (HQ, Geneva). 

The lecture will be held in person on Sunday, October 8, 2023, at 18:00 Doha time at Auditorium 2 – Cultural Foundation - Center for Conflict and Humanitarian Studies.

Dr. Tristan Ferraro is the in-house responsible for legal issues relating to multinational forces/coalition warfare, occupation, and protection of civilians. Currently, he supervises and coordinates legal issues concerning IHL, sanctions & terrorism. He worked with the International Committee of the Red Cross as a legal coordinator in Afghanistan, Pakistan, and the Occupied Palestinian Territories. Dr. Ferraro has also published legal articles and book chapters and worked previously as a lecturer/associate professor at the University of Nice-Sophia Antipolis (France), teaching public international law, including international humanitarian law.

Translation into Arabic will be available, and the lecture will be live-streamed on the Center's social media platforms via @onlineCHS.

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