広島平和研究所

Public Lecture Series 2016 (2nd semester)

Adjudication of the Inhumanity of War

 

The Hiroshima Peace Institute held a public lecture series entitled, “Adjudication of the Inhumanity of War” consisting of five lectures at the GOJINSHA Wendy Hito-Machi Plaza on Wednesdays (18:30-20:30) from October 12 to November 9, 2016.

 

 

October 12
“The Real Picture of Drafting Process of the Genocide Convention: The Limits of Trials of ‘Crimes against Humanity’”
Gen Kikkawa
President and Professor, the Hiroshima Peace Institute, Hiroshima City University

October 19
“The Evolution of International Criminal Law”
Yasuhito Fukui
Associate Professor, the Hiroshima Peace Institute, Hiroshima City University

October 26
“The Inhumanity of Conventional Weapons and Limits of International Humanitarian Law”
Masayuki Koike
Professor, The Japanese Red Cross College of Nursing / Tokyo

November 2

“The International Criminal Court (ICC) and War Crimes: Can the ICC Exercise Jurisdiction over the Crime of Employing Nuclear Weapons?”
Akira Mayama
Osaka School of International Public Policy, Osaka University

 

November 9

“The Inhumanity of the Atomic Bomb Experience and Inhumanity of War: Depth of Comprehension of War Crimes”

Kazumi Mizumoto

Vice-President and Professor, the Hiroshima Peace Institute, Hiroshima City University