Call for submission: All Africa IHL Prize for works published in 2021

Call for submission: All Africa IHL Prize for works published in 2021

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) is pleased to announce an academic prize for the best published work on International Humanitarian Law (IHL) in Africa in 2021.
Article 20 January 2022 Kenya

As part of its mandate, ICRC works to ensure understanding and dissemination of knowledge of IHL and to prepare any development thereof, and as such, ICRC collaborates with academic communities to raise awareness and encourage research and scholarship on this body of international law.

With this in mind, we're calling on authors to submit work that was published between 1 January 2021 and 31 December 2021. The published work must be an article in a peer-reviewed journal, a book chapter or a book, in the field of IHL. This includes works accepted for publication and in final proof by December 2021.

Submissions must be received, via email to nai_ihlmailbox@icrc.org, by 11 March 2022.

Eligibility: The author(s) must be African nationals currently living or working in Africa. The submission must be in Arabic, English or French.

Prize: Submitted works will be evaluated by a panel of IHL experts and the ICRC will award a USD 1000 prize to the best published work.

For further information please contact:
The International Committee of the Red Cross, Communication Department,
Nairobi Regional Delegation,
Denis Pritt Road, P.O. Box 73226 - 00200 Nairobi, Kenya,
T +254 20 272 3963/ 271 3369,
E-mail: nai_com@icrc.org, www.icrc.org