accountability for violations of IHL

Not by International Criminal Tribunals Alone – Options for Pursuing Accountability for Violations of International Humanitarian Law

Numerous possible approaches exist for promoting compliance with international humanitarian law (IHL), ranging from dissemination and training, to “naming and shaming” violating parties, individual criminal responsibility, state responsibility, targeted sanctions, as well as engaging with the violating party to assist it to remedy its wrongdoing. All possible approaches must be considered. There is no single […]