To acquire high-level academic education and real-world practice in the field of transitional justice
One of the most innovative programmes in international humanitarian law and human rights offered in Europe
Geneva, 3-7 April 2017
An online database that identifies and classifies all situations of armed violence that amount to an armed conflict under international humanitarian law.
A leading publication co-coordinated and facilited by the Geneva Academy
Geneva, 16-31 March 2017
30 March - 5 May 2017
6 April - 4 May 2017
21 April - 19 May 2017
27 April - 1 June 2017
A panel discussion with former Brazilian President Dilma Roussef on economic and social rights and the fight against hunger and poverty, followed by a film screening.
Cambridge University Press
Should autonomous weapon systems be banned at the outset or is it possible to manage and regulate their development to ensure compliance with international humanitarian and human rights law? How to do so?
Ten years after the establishment of the UN Human Rights Council, our new publication highlights the current challenges related to the Coubncil’s approach to armed non-state actors and proposes recommendations to better address this phenomenon.
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 Conflict 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 Enyclopedia (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 >