Olivier Chamard / Geneva Academy
The Geneva Academy is an equal opportunity employer and is strongly committed to gender, cultural, linguistic and generational diversity.
We're currently looking for an Event & Hospitality Assistant to support in the organization of our events (80 percent, permanent contract).
Applicants must submit their dossier (letter of motivation, CV) via the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies portal until July 14, 2019.
We are a leading education institution in international humanitarian law, human rights and transitional justice.
Our research examines issues that are under-explored, need clarification, or are unconventional, experimental or challenging.
We provide training and short courses for professionals who want to deepen their expertise in a specific issue.
Our events provide a critical and scholarly forum for experts and practitioners to debate topical humanitarian, human rights and transitional justice issues.
On 29 and 30 June 2017 the Geneva Academy, in collaboration with the University of Essex, held the first Conference on Current Issues in Armed Conflicts.
Michelle Bachelet, UN High Commissioner for Human Rights and Albie Sachs, Former Judge of the South African Constitutional Court, will reflect on the current human rights challenges and how to move the human rights agenda forward.
Reports submitted by states in the context of the review of UN Treaty Bodies highlight wide support to the recommendations presented in our publication Optimizing the UN Treaty Bodies System.