The Asia Pacific Centre for Military Law (APCML) aims to promote greater understanding of, and increased respect for, the Rule of Law in all aspects of military affairs.

To this end we:

  • Organise conferences, workshops, seminars and other activities
  • Promote academic research into key issues, including international humanitarian law, international human rights law, law of peace operations, international criminal law, and arms control & disarmament
  • Produce academic publications and materials
  • Develop relevant relationships within the Asia Pacific Region
  • Develop contacts and mutual exchanges with other academics and with leading subject matter experts

The Asia-Pacific Centre for Military Law is operated by the University of Melbourne and it is not an agent of, nor affiliated with, or part of, the Australian Government or the Department of Defence.