The UN Human Rights Council appointed Dr Nils Melzer, Human Rights Chair at the Geneva Academy, the next Special Rapporteur on torture.
The U.S. Army
We are launching a series of Military Briefings relating to military institutions and the law for our students.
There are just three months left before the start of our new one-year master programme in transitional justice, human rights and the rule of law! With September just around the corner, we are putting the final touches to the programme and get ready to welcome our students at the Geneva Academy.
The Geneva Academy, represented by Sarah Gale, Annelies Nachtergaele and Clementine Rendle, won the prestigious 2016 Jean-Pictet Competition. It is the first time in the Geneva Academy’s history that it has won this prominent IHL moot.
Frank Haldemann and Thomas Unger co-direct the Geneva Academy’s new Master in Transitional Justice, Human Rights and the Rule of Law. They share with us, in this interview, the rationale behind the establishment of this new Master, its specificities and their views regarding the evolving field of transitional justice.