For this academic year, and due to the COVID-19 pandemic, courses will be taught simultaneously in-class and online.
Charlotte Volet and Sonali Wanigabaduge, enrolled in our MAS in Transitional Justice, Human Rights and the Rule of Law during the 2019–2020 academic year, successfully qualified for the oral rounds of the Nelson Mandela moot court.
For the upcoming 2020–2021 academic year, our 16 short courses in international law in armed conflict will also be offered online – in addition to taking place in Geneva.
During one week, 13 practitioners explored the relationship between ESCR and the SDGs both in Geneva and online
In this interview, our Research Fellow Dr Chiara Redaelli explains why the recent peace agreement does not put an end to the non-international armed conflicts that are taking place in Sudan and that we are monitoring on our RULAC online portal.
Gloria Gaggioli is a renowned scholar in IHL and human rights and Associate/SNF Professor at the Law Faculty of the University of Geneva
UN Photo/Mark Garten
In this opening lecture of the academic year, Catherine Marchi-Uhel, Head of the International, Impartial and Independent Mechanism on international crimes committed in Syria, will share her experience on a career in international law.
This panel will discuss the legal and policy challenges of the new Swiss laws in light of international law.
The discussion will focus on issue areas at the heart of the UN’s mandate and where a renewed vision for collective global action is urgently called for: nuclear disarmament, humanitarian assistance, sustainable development and human rights.
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Our events provide a critical and scholarly forum for experts and practitioners to debate topical humanitarian, human rights and transitional justice issues.