Awareness Workshop on International Humanitarian Law
A two day workshop on "IHL AND CONTEMPORARY CHALLEGES
2017" was held at the Security Forces Headquarters - Mullaithivu for the
Brigade Commanders and Commanding Officers serving under the command
The two-day workshop was held with the aim to provide
knowledge and information on humanitarian law, legislation and their
practical aspects to the Officers and also enable them to educate their
subordinate officers and other ranks. The work shop was conducted with
the participation of Mr. Chandana Jayawardena and Mr. Konstantinos
Mortopoulas of the International Committee of Red Cross - ICRC.
The two day workshop was attended by 25 Brigade
Commanders and Commanding Officers of the Security Forces Headquarters -
Mullaittivu and was coordinated by the Army Directorate of Human Rights.