Helen McDermott

About/Bio

Helen McDermott is an Associate Editor of EJIL:Talk! She is a Research Associate on the ERC-funded project: “The Individualisation of War: Reconfiguring the Ethics, Law, and Politics of Armed Conflict”, European University Institute, Florence, a Research Associate with the Oxford Institute of Ethics, Law and Armed Conflict, and Visiting Scholar at the Blavatnik School of Government, University of Oxford.

Recently Published

Joint Blog Series on International Law and Armed Conflict: Urban Warfare: The Obligations of Defenders

The fifth post in our joint series hosted by the ICRC Humanitarian Law & Policy Blog, EJIL Talk! and Lawfare, and arising out of the 6th Transatlantic Workshop on International Law and Armed Conflict, 'Urban Warfare: The Obligations of Defenders', by Aurel Sari available now over on Lawfare. Here’s a taster from Aurel's post: …

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Joint Blog Series on International Law and Armed Conflict: Medical Care in Armed Conflict

The fourth post in our joint series hosted by the ICRC Humanitarian Law & Policy Blog, EJIL Talk! and Lawfare, and arising out of the 6th Transatlantic Workshop on International Law and Armed Conflict, 'Medical Care in Armed Conflict', by Marco Sassoli is available now over on the Humanitarian Law & Policy blog (Part I…

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Joint Blog Series on International Law and Armed Conflict: Better Safe Than Sorry: Transferring Detainees Safely to Coalition Partners

The third post in our joint series hosted by the ICRC Humanitarian Law & Policy Blog, EJIL Talk! and Lawfare, and arising out of the 6th Transatlantic Workshop on International Law and Armed Conflict, "Better Safe Than Sorry: Transferring Detainees Safely to Coalition Partners" by Tilman Rodenhäuser (ICRC) is available now over on Lawfare.

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