With more than 400 registered participants online and in Geneva, the Annual Conference brought all the relevant stakeholders in the discussions around this topical human rights issue.
To explore the humanitarian consequences and protection needs caused by the digitalization of armed conflicts and the extent to which these are addressed in international humanitarian law.
Our RULAC online portal provides a detailed analysis of these conflicts, including information about parties, classification and applicable international law.
For the 2020-2021 academic year, 18 practitioners will follow the programme in Geneva and 26 online.
For this academic year, and due to the COVID-19 pandemic, courses will be taught simultaneously in-class and online.
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In this online event, some contributors to the new edition of Philip Alston and Frédéric Mégret’s book ‘The United Nations and Human Rights’ will examine the functions, procedures, and performance of the major UN organs dealing with human rights.
With less than a week remaining to what is likely to be the most contested US presidential election in decades, this webinar will discuss the precarious condition of electoral democracies in these challenging times.
This panel discussion marks the Launch of our New Research Initiative, carried out jointly by our Swiss IHL Chair Robin Geiß and the ICRC.
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.