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Name: Geneva Conventions Act, 2003 [No.15 of 2003].
Country: Namibia
Subject(s): Human rights
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2003-11-28
Entry into force:
ISN: NAM-2003-L-84946
Bibliography: Act on-line Act on-line Southern African Legal Information Institute (SAFLII) PDF PDF (consulted on 2010-10-14)
Abstract/Citation: Gives effect to certain Conventions done at Geneva on 12 August 1949 and to certain Protocols additional to those Conventions done at Geneva on 10 June 1977:
- Geneva Convention for the Amelioration of the Condition of the Wounded and Sick in Armed Forces in the Field of 12 August 1949
- Geneva Convention for the Amelioration of the Condition of Wounded, Sick and Shipwrecked Members of Armed Forces at Sea of 12 August 1949
- Geneva Convention relative to the Treatment of Prisoners of War of 12 August 1949
- Geneva Convention relative to the Protection of Civilian Persons in Time of War of 12 August 1949
- Protocol Additional to the Geneva Conventions of 12 August 1949, and relating to the Protection of Victims of International Armed Conflicts (Protocol 1) of 10 June 1977

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