Rosemary Abi-Saab has a doctorate from the University of Geneva (Graduate Institute of International Studies). She is the author of Droit humanitaire et conflits internes—Origines et évolution de la réglementation internationale (Henry Dunant Institute, Geneva, Editions A. Pedone, Paris, 1986, 280 pp. 120 French francs). A review of this book was published in the International Review of the Red Cross (No. 254, September-October 1986, p. 306). Mrs. Abi-Saab has also held the post of Senior Research Officer for the Independent Commission on International Humanitarian Issues.