Israel Palestine Law Symposium

September 7, 2018 @ 7:00 pm – September 9, 2018 @ 12:00 pm
Hotel Fort Garry
222 Broadway, Winnipeg, MB R3C 0R3
35$ (students) / 120$ (general)
Israel Palestine Law Symposium Committee

A symposium on Israel, Palestine, and international law will be held from September 7th to September 9th at the Hotel Fort Garry.

The symposium will cover a variety of topics including:

  • What is the status of the West Bank, East Jerusalem and Gaza under international law?
  • What does the 4th Geneva Convention say about Jewish settlements?
  • What are Israel’s obligations to the Palestinian people? What are the rights and obligations of the Palestinian people and their leadership?
  • What role should international law play in resolving the Israeli-Palestinian conflict?
  • What are Canada’s legal obligations under the UN Charter and 4th Geneva Convention?

Additional information, including a list of panelists and schedule of each day’s events is available at the symposium’s website: