Wednesday, 25 June 2014 12:41

Advanced Workshop on International Humanitarian Law (IHL)

The inauguration ceremony of the Advanced Workshop on International Humanitarian Law (IHL) organized jointly by the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) Delegation in Colombo and the Faculty of Law, General Sir John Kotelawala Defence University (KDU) for the third consecutive time was held on 23rd June 2014.

Ms. Cheriine Pollini Head of ICRC Delegation graced the inauguration ceremony as the chief guest while Prof. Susarith Mendis, Deputy Vice Chancellor (Academic) represented the Vice chancellor. In his speech, Prof. Mendis adverted to the expansion of KDU in general and development of Faculty of Law in particular,He also expressed views on the importance of training Armed Forces personnel in the field of International Humanitarian Law.


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