Heike Spieker

  • Deputy Director, Int'l Services / Nat'l Relief Division German Red Cross
  • spiekerh@drk.de

Dr. Heike Spieker is Deputy Director of the International Services & National Relief Division at German Red Cross – Headquarters in Berlin. She is Adjunct Lecturer at University College Dublin, Ireland, and Lecturer at the Università della Svizzera Italiana, Lugano, Switzerland. Special fields of her research interest are International Humanitarian Law; legal regime of humanitarian action; implementation and enforcement mechanisms in the law of armed conflict; protection of cultural property in armed conflict; and protection of the natural environment in armed conflict.