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ICRC Prevention Policy

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25 pp., 15 x 21 cm

ICRC Prevention Policy- ref. 4019-ebook

In line with its mandate, the ICRC endeavours to prevent the suffering caused by armed conflict, notably through the promotion of international humanitarian law.

This publication – intended for use primarily by ICRC decision-makers – offers practical guidelines for carrying out prevention work. It discusses approaches, principles, criteria and strategic considerations regarding prevention activities, as well as "best practices".