We added to our Rule of Law in Armed Conflicts (RULAC) online database a detailed analysis and legal classification of the non-international armed conflicts that take place in the Central African Republic since December 2012.
Our new research project focuses on armed non-state actors' human rights responsibilities, with a view to build a common understanding and vision as to how states and the relevant parts of the UN system can provide a concrete and practical framework to address these.
Our new research project focuses on international human rights law and policy related to gender equality guarantees and their application to business activities.
This Research Brief provides a summary of the findings and recommendations contained in the more lengthy publication No One Will Be Left Behind.
Our new publication outlines a series of recommendations related to the functioning of United Nations treaty bodies.
The adoption of the UN Declaration on the rights of peasants and other people living in rural areas is the outcome of more than ten years of work by social movements, civil society organizations, experts, and academic institutions like the Geneva Academy
The two coordinators of the Academic Platform on Treaty Body Review 2020, Felix Kirchmeier and Kamelia Kemileva, presented our publication ‘Optimizing the UN Treaty Bodies System’ at an informal meeting of the European Union Working Party on Human Rights (COHOM).
Our Senior Researcher Alice Priddy presented our research project on disability in armed conflict to the members of the United Nations Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities.
UN Photo/Pierre Albouy
The Rule of Law in Armed Conflicts project (RULAC) is a unique online portal that identifies and classifies all situations of armed violence that amount to an armed conflict under international humanitarian law.Read more >
The Weapons Law Encyclopedia (WLE) is a pioneering online compilation of information, accessible to non-specialists, on weapon technologies, the humanitarian impacts of their use, and their regulation under public international law.Read more >