Upcoming Events

Fyler of the 2019 Human Rights Week Event

The 2019 Human Rights Week

11-15 November 2019

The 2019 edition will notably comprise a scientific colloquium on 14 and 15 November on the role of human rights mechanisms in implementing international humanitarian law.

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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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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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Picture on the cover of the book of a favela Event

Taking Stock of the Inter-American System of Human Rights: Challenges and Achievements 60 years on

15 November 2019, 18:00-20:00

To launch the book Doctrine, Practice and Advocacy in the Inter-American Human Rights System, leading academics and practitioners will share insights from theory and practice on the Inter-American System today.

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Luxor, Egypt, onstruction workers are building stronger river banks along the Nile river to protect it from erosion. Event

Expert Panel on Modern Slavery and Book Launch

21 November 2019, 17:30-19:00

This event, hosted with the Geneva Center for Business and Human Rights, will discuss business strategies to identify, analyse and resolve risks for modern slavery in global supply chains.

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