These Guidelines aim to bring much needed clarity and support for the conduct of effective investigations into violations of IHL.
26 August - 29 September at the Humanitarium
The briefing was organized in the context of the 70th anniversary of the Geneva Conventions.
Our Director Professor Marco Sassòli discusses the importance of the Geneva Conventions and our contribution to their implementation.
As the Geneva Conventions turn 70, discover our current and past research projects aiming at clarifying the meaning of the Geneva Conventions in contemporary circumstances.
A side event at the United Nations Human Rights Council for the launch of the Practitioners' Guide on Human Rights and Countering Corruption.
Our Strategic Adviser on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights and Senior Research Fellow Dr Christophe Golay participated this summer in a series of conferences and training courses on the implementation of the UN Declaration on the rights of peasants and other people working in rural areas.
Ibrahim Salama is the Chief of the Human Rights Treaties Branch of the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights. He just joined the Geneva Academy as Visiting Fellow and will stay with us until end of 2019.