Study Trip

Nuremberg Court Room Nuremberg Court Room

In the second semester students have the opportunity to go on a study trip to learn about leading institutions and organizations active in the field of transitional justice.

In the 2016–2017 academic year students travelled to Nuremberg, Germany, symbolic of dealing with Germany’s Nazi past. During the trip students were able to visit the famous Courtroom 600 where the Nuremberg trials took place in 1945, as well as other sites of memorialization and museums.

Master in Transitional Justice Study Trip Group Photo

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William A. Schabas

Professor of International Law at Middlesex University, London