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Three Prizes Reward Graduating Students for their Exceptional Academic Work

29 October 2019

Every year, at the Graduation Ceremony, three students are rewarded for their exceptional academic work via three prizes: the Henry Dunant Research Prize, the Best LLM Paper Prize and the Best MTJ Paper Prize.

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Picture of various lines of code on black background with a red digital fingerprint IHL Talks

Permanent Record? Privacy, Data Protection and Humanitarian Action

13 November 2019, 12:30-14:00

This IHL Talk will discuss the developments in new technologies, such as the refinement of artificial intelligence, the increasing use of block-chain, the expectation of constant connectivity, and the role of social media.

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Session of the UN Human Rights Committee Event

The role of human rights mechanisms in implementing international humanitarian law

13-14 November 2019

This scientific colloquium during the 2019 Geneva Human Rights Week, organized by the University of Geneva in cooperation with the Geneva Academy, will discuss the implementation of international humanitarian law by human rights mechanisms.

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Executive Education

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Events

Our events provide a critical and scholarly forum for experts and practitioners to debate topical humanitarian, human rights and transitional justice issues.

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2019 Graduation Ceremony

2019 Graduation Ceremony

Celebrating in Style Uncharted Perspectives on the Geneva Conventions of 1949

Celebrating in Style Uncharted Perspectives on the Geneva Conventions of 1949

Nelson Mandela Human Rights Lecture

Nelson Mandela Human Rights Lecture