Anna Rosalie Greipl

Anna Rosalie Greipl


Areas of expertise

International Humanitarian Law  /  International Human Rights Law  /  International Refugee Law  /  Public International Law  /  New Technologies  /  Artificial Intelligence

Anna Rosalie Greipl is a Researcher at the Geneva Academy, where she works on the Digitalization of Armed Conflict project. She is also a PhD Researcher at the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies (Geneva Graduate Institute). Her doctoral research focuses on the military use of artificial intelligence and its impact on international humanitarian law.

Her areas of expertise include international humanitarian law, international criminal law, international human rights law, and the challenges raised by new technologies – in particular artificial intelligence – in these fields of international law.

Prior to joining the Geneva Academy, Anna was a Teaching Assistant at the Geneva Graduate Institute. She has also worked as a Thematic Legal Advisor on Urban Warfare with the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) from 2018 until 2019. Her previous positions include those of Legal Associate in the ICRC Legal Division (2017–2018) and intern with the German Development Cooperation (GIZ) in Cameroon (2016–2017).

Anna holds an LLM in International Humanitarian Law and Human Rights from the Geneva Academy (2018) and an LLM in Law and Politics of International Security from the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam (2016). She has been awarded the 2018 Henry Dunant Research Prize for her Master Thesis on ‘International State Responsibility: The Role of Italy in Outsourcing Migration Management to Libya’.

Research Projects

Computer screen with warning: civilian infrastucture: do not attack Project

The Digitalization of Armed Conflict

This project will explore humanitarian consequences and protection needs caused by the digitalization of armed conflicts and the extent to which these needs are addressed by international law, especially international humanitarian law.

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Cover of Report

Artificial Intelligence And Related Technologies In Military Decision-Making On The Use Of Force In Armed Conflicts: Current Developments And Potential Implications

May 2024

Anna Rosalie Greipl, Neil Davison, Georgia Hinds

Geneva Academy of International Humanitarian Law and Human Rights, ICRC

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Data-driven Learning Systems and the Commission of International Crimes: Concerns for Criminal Responsibility?

September 2023

Anna Rosalie Greipl

Journal of International Criminal Justice

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State’s Prevention of Terrorism and the Rule of Law: Challenging the ‘magic’ of Artificial Intelligence (AI)

November 2022

Anna Rosalie Greipl, Andrea Bianchi

International Center for Counter Terrorism

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