Database by the ICRC on the international humanitarian law

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) offers a database with documents about the international humanitarian law. This contains treaties and other texts from 1856 to the present.

Additionnally, there are comments on the four Geneva Conventions and the two additional protocols of 1977 as well as information on the current situation of the ratification, implementing or to reservations of single states.

The database can be displayed in thematical, chronological or geographical order and there is a search engine.

Bibliographic data
Lang: 
English
French
Country: 
Switzerland
Statistics
Review Date: 
16.08.2017