A part-time programme in international humanitarian law and human rights for professionals
Join us during our open house to learn more about this programme designed professionals.
The Geneva Academy is currently seeking consultants for the project ‘Improving the Protection of Persons with Disabilities during Armed Conflict’
Suport our LLM students who are cycling to Solefrino to raise funds for a scholarship for next year’s LLM class.
In 2016, 49 situations of armed violence amounted to armed conflicts according to international humanitarian law and international criminal law.
To Celebrate the Geneva Academy’s 10th Anniversary
An online database that identifies and classifies all situations of armed violence that amount to an armed conflict under international humanitarian law.
3-7 July 2017
2-5 October 2017
From 31 March to 8 April 2017, our LLM students went on a nine-day study trip to Belgrade and Kosovo where they met with a wide range of leading actors in the region working on international humanitarian law, human rights, international criminal law, transitional justice, and migration.
During one week, from 3 to 7 April 2017, the 33 participants in the first Transitional Justice Spring School discussed the roles of culture and memory in transitional justice contexts, a relatively unexplored field of transitional justice.
Panelists will discuss the human rights that are at stake during the policing of assemblies, challenges posed by the use of specific weapons and other means by law enforcement agencies, and the role and potential of the revised Minnesota Protocol.
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 >