Past Events

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Book Launch and Panel Discussion: Economic Complicity with the Pinochet’s Dictatorship

19 June 2019, 13:15-14:30

This event marks the launch in Geneva of the new book by Juan Pablo Bohoslavsky, UN Independent Expert on Debt and Human Rights, which discusses the responsibility of Pinochet’s economic accomplices.

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Black Magic, Zombies and Dragons: a Tale of International Humanitarian Law in the 21st Century

17 June 2019, 17:45-20:00

To close the third edition of the Current Issues in Armed Conflict Conference, Helen Durham, Director of Law and Policy at the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) will deliver a keynote address.

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How the UN Declaration on the Rights of Peasants may contribute to the UN Decade of Family Farming

17 June 2019, 15:30-18:00

This event will present the UN Declaration on the rights of peasants and other people working in rural areasand discuss its contributions to the implementation of the UN Decade of Family Farming.

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Two persons walk in the ruins of Aleppo, Syria Current Issues in Armed Conflict Conference

Third Current Issues in Armed Conflict Conference

17 June 2019, 09:00-17:00

This annual conference, co-organized with the Human Rights Centre of University of Essex, provides a space to discuss the legal and policy issues that have arisen in the past and the current year in relation to armed conflicts situations.

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Open House: Executive Master in International Law in Armed Conflict

13 June 2019, 12:30-13:30

Join us for our open house to learn more about this part-time programme designed professionals, meet staff, students and alumni, and discuss career opportunities.

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Panel Discussion on Emerging Digital Technologies and Human Rights

7 June 2019, 15:00-17:00

This panel discussion will address the human rights challenges arising from new and emerging digital technologies.

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Women's Perspective on a Career in International Law

5 June 2019, 12:30-14:00

This event, co-organized with the ATLAS Network will feature three prominent women in international law. Coming from different professional backgrounds, they will share their experience and advice through an interactive discussion.

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First Annual Conference of the Geneva Human Rights Platform: Connectivity of Human Rights Mechanisms

3 June 2019, 09:00-18:00

The first Annual Conference of the Geneva Human Rights Platform will focus on the connectivity of human rights mechanisms.

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Session of the UN Human Rights Committee Event

Launch of Our New Publication on Treaty Bodies’ Individual Communication Procedure

31 May 2019, 10:30-12:00

This event marks the launch of our new publication which addresses the handling of individual communications and tackles question related to the efficiency in handing them.

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Alumni during the 2017 alumni gathering Event

2019 Alumni Gathering

25 May 2019

We are delighted to invite all our alumni for the 2019 Alumni Gathering that will take place on Saturday 25 May 2019 in Geneva!

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