National commissions of implementation

The purpose of the national commissions of implementation (also called committees for the implementation of IHL or national humanitarian law committees) is to advise and assist the government in implementing and spreading knowledge of IHL.

See Implementation; Dissemination;




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PELLANDINI Cristina (ed.), Committees or other National Bodies for International Humanitarian Law: Report of the Meeting of Experts: Geneva, 23-25 October 1996, Geneva, ICRC, March 1997, 130 pp.