Maud Bonnet

Maud Bonnet

Executive Director

Areas of expertise

International Humanitarian Law  /  Armed Non-State Actors  /  Disarmament  /  Communication  /  Finance  /  Human Resources  /  Resource Mobilization

Maud Bonnet is the Executive Director at the Geneva Academy.

Before joining the Geneva Academy, she worked at Geneva Call, a humanitarian organization, as Director of External Relations and Support, and previously as Director of Communication and External Relations.
Prior to joining Geneva Call, Maud worked at the United Nations Institute for Disarmament Research (UNIDIR), the International Organization for Migration (IOM), and at the Geneva International Centre for Humanitarian Demining (GICHD).

Maud holds a Master of Advanced Studies in International Humanitarian Law from the Geneva Academy and a Certificate of Advanced Studies in Management of non-profit Organization from the University of Geneva.

Masters

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Research

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Executive Education

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Events

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2021 Graduation Ceremony News

Three Prizes Distinguish Graduate Students for their Master’s Papers

8 November 2021

The Henry Dunant Research Prize, the Best LLM Paper Prize and the Best MTJ Paper Prize distinguished three graduating students for their exceptional academic work.

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Olivier de Frouville, Chairperson of the Working Group on Enforced or Involuntary Disappearance, addresses the 22nd Session of the Human Rights Council. Wednesday 6 March 2013 News

Professor de Frouville Joins the Geneva Human Rights Platform Advisory Board

21 October 2021

Olivier de Frouville, Professor of Public Law at the University of Paris 2 and Director of the Paris Human Rights Center, joined the Geneva Human Rights Platform Advisory Board.

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UNMISS Peacekeepers News

New Working Paper Examines the Role of Peacekeeping Operations in Ensuring Respect for IHL

5 October 2021

The UN Security Council and Common Article 1: Understanding the Role of Peacekeeping Operations in Ensuring Respect for IHL examines the applicability of article 1 common to the Geneva Conventions of 1949 – on the obligation to respect and ensure respect for IHL – to the UN, with a specific focus on peacekeeping operations.

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