Sir Ninian Stephen Lecture | Foundational Myths in the Laws of War: The 1863 Lieber Code, and the 1864 Geneva Convention

Free Public Lecture

Sir Ninian Stephen Lecture | Foundational Myths in the Laws of War: The 1863 Lieber Code, and the 1864 Geneva Convention

Visiting MLS as the Asia Pacific Centre for Military Law 2019 Sir Ninian Stephen Scholar, Sir Adam Roberts KCMG FBA Emeritus Professor of International Relations at the University of Oxford will give a public lecture on the topic ‘Foundational Myths in the Laws of War: The 1863 Lieber Code, and the 1864 Geneva Convention’

The visiting scholar program was established in 2003 in honour of the Foundation Patron of the APCML, the Rt Hon Sir Ninian Stephen KG AK GCMG GCVO KBE. The purpose of the program is to bring a leading scholar in the field of military law to the Centre every year to interact with the APCML’s military and academic nodes, as well as Defence more broadly.

Presenter

  • Sir Adam  Roberts
    Sir Adam Roberts, Senior Research Fellow, Emeritus Professor of International Relations