Lawyer & Senior Advisor on International Law, Human Rights, Conflict Mediation. @Sydney_Uni scholar. Formerly @ICRC @UNPeacekeeping @UNDP.
Mar 17, 2020 • 9 tweets • 12 min read
The UN #HumanRightsCouncil’s recently concluded its 43rd Session (truncated due to #coronavirus), and appointed 19 new Special Procedures mandate holders. Below I highlight a few new thematic and country mandate holders. 👇🏽
We @ICRC surveyed more than 16,000 millennials in 16 countries and territories about their views on #conflict, #warfare and the values underpinning international humanitarian law. There are both encouraging and worrying findings- see thread. #IHL#IntLaw icrc.org/en/millennials…
47% believe it's more likely than not that there will be a third World War in their lifetime. #WWIII