The Occupied Palestinian Territory and international humanitarian law: a response to Peter Maurer

About the author

Shawan Jabarin
General Director of Al-Haq and a Vice-President of the International Federation for Human Rights (FIDH)

Shawan Jabarin is the General Director of Al-Haq and a Vice-President of the International Federation for Human Rights (FIDH). In 2011 he was appointed to the Human Rights Watch Middle East Advisory Board and in 2013 he was elected as a Commissioner for the International Commission of Jurists. He received the Reebok Human Rights Award in 1990 for his defence of freedom of expression and human rights