2018–2019 Academic Year
2018–2019 Academic Year
It is our 10th Anniversary! Discover the ten milestones we selected to match our age!
Our new publication The Armed Conflict in Yemen: A Complicated Mosaic, provides an overview of the armed conflict in Yemen and key developments in 2017.
Our new publication addresses a crucial – yet so far neglected – topic: the question of the relation between transitional justice and the European Convention on Human Rights.
11 January - 8 February 2018 (Thursday Evenings)
12 January - 9 February 2018 (Fridays 15:30-18:00)
24 January - 2 February 2018
Geneva, 16 February - 16 March 2018 (Fridays 15:30-18:00)
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In order for humanitarian lawyers to be better able to understand the circumstances under which the law of armed conflict applies, they should be aware of the basic tactics involved in modern combat.
Social media companies have stepped up efforts to spot hate speech as well as ‘terrorist’ and ‘violent extremist’ content, thereby becoming the de facto regulators of online content.
Our new publication Kurdish Military Formations in Middle Eastern Battlefields provides an overview of Kurdish history, of current dynamics of the Kurdish question, as well as of Kurdish forces and armed groups in the Middle East. It also analyses how recent developments in the region, including how the emergence and fight against the Islamic State (ISIS), are impacting on Kurdish armed groups and alliances.
We are a leading education institution in international humanitarian law, human rights and transitional justice.
Our research examines issues that are under-explored, need clarification, or are unconventional, experimental or challenging.
We provide training and short courses for professionals who want to deepen their expertise in a specific issue.
Our events provide a critical and scholarly forum for experts and practitioners to debate topical humanitarian, human rights and transitional justice issues.
The Rule of Law in Armed Conflicts project (RULAC) is a unique online portal that identifies and classifies all situations of armed violence that amount to an armed conflict under international humanitarian law.Read more >
The Weapons Law Encyclopedia (WLE) is a pioneering online compilation of information, accessible to non-specialists, on weapon technologies, the humanitarian impacts of their use, and their regulation under public international law.Read more >