Dissemination of IHL

Deputy Director
Planning and Coordination Division
International Department
Japanese Red Cross Society


  • Organized two IHL dissemination seminars for 70 staff members with the support of the Government of Japan.
  • Hold meetings with relevant authorities including Ministry of Foreign Affairs aiming at activating a Japanese IHL national committee and discussing current hot topics of IHL.  
  • Sent two “judges” for IHL moot courts held by the ICRC in Tokyo and Hong Kong.
  • Organized a “Red Cross Symposium” with the theme of safety of volunteers in conflicts. Two Syrian Red Crescent volunteers were invited to deliver a speech.