Past event

Invitation Only

Research Event

Assessing the Principle of Neutrality in Humanitarian Operations

Chatham House, London

International Security Department

Overview

This expert roundtable will focus in detail on the specific principle of neutrality, its current utility and its future. In the first session speakers will present some of the strengths and weaknesses of the principle followed by a discussion with participants. The second session will look forward at the future challenges the neutrality principle will face.

This follows an earlier event discussing the effects of geopolitical shifts on the realities of principled humanitarian action.

Attendance at this event is by invitation only.

The Chatham House Rule

To enable as open a debate as possible, this event will be held under the Chatham House Rule.