Reference : V-P-PER-E-01416
Date : 04/2011
Country/Region : SWITZERLAND
Caption : François Bugnion, member of the Assembly of the ICRC
Photographer : GASSMANN, Thierry
Person appearing :
BUGNION, François (member of the Committee, ICRC)
Confidentiality level : public
Publication restrictions : publication without restrictions
Copyright : ICRC
Description : Fran├žois Bugnion holds a BA and a PhD in political sciences and is an independent consultant in the fields of international humanitarian law and humanitarian action.

He joined the ICRC in 1970 and served as a delegate in Israel and the cccupied territories, Bangladesh, Turkey and Cyprus, and then as head of mission in Chad, Vietnam and Cambodia. From 2000 to 2006, he was director for International Law and Cooperation at the ICRC.

He has published more than 50 books and articles, mainly on international humanitarian law and the history of the Red Cross, including The International Committee of the Red Cross and the Protection of War Victims.

Original material : digital
Resolution : 1864x2367
Orientation : portrait
Colour/B&W : colour