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Reference : V-F-CR-F-02704-D
Date : 09/2019
Country/Region : SWITZERLAND
Title : Voices from the field : part 4
Duration : 00:11:55
Director : MOUCHET, Louis
Cameraman : MOUCHET, Louis
Editor : MOUCHET, Louis
Person appearing :
SVOBODA, Eva (directrice adjointe du droit international et des politiques humanitaires, CICR)
Confidentiality level : public
Publication restrictions : publication without restrictions
Copyright : ICRC
Production company : ICRC
ICRC producer :
MOUCHET, Louis; WELLER JONES, Christopher James
Description : Universally ratified, the Geneva Conventions represent a unique and global commitment by States to humanity. Respect thereof continues to play a crucial role today in ensuring the protection of victims of armed conflicts.

Marking the 70th Anniversary of the Geneva Conventions, this event profiled instances of how international humanitarian law (IHL) have had a positive impact on the lives of the most vulnerable.

In an interview-style format moderated by Eva Svoboda, deputy director of International Law and Policy at the ICRC, humanitarian workers and victims of armed conflicts then shared some success stories of respect for IHL from the field.

Moderator : Eva Svoboda, Deputy Director of International Law and Policy, ICRC

Introduction :
Gilles Carbonnier : vice president, ICRC; HE Ambassador Corinne Cicéron Bühler : director, directorate of International Law, Swiss Federal Department of Foreign Affairs (FDFA).

Panellists :
Mer Ayang : Global Network of Victims and Survivors to End Wartime Sexual Violence (SEMA);
Catalina Santana Sierra : technical expert and internal referent on restoring family links, Colombian Red Cross Society; Monowara Sarker : former director of restoring family links department, Bangladesh Red Crescent Society (BDRCS) and former field officer, ICRC; Senem Skulj : missing and forensic coordinator, Iraq Delegation, ICRC.
Original language : English
English title : Voices from the field : part 4
Colour/B&W : colour
Resolution : 1920 x 1080
Aspect ratio : 16/9
Original material/format : H264
Best material/format available : ProRes 422