25 May 2019
Register start 19 November 2018
Register end 8 April 2019
We are delighted to invite all our alumni for the 2019 Alumni Gathering that will take place on Saturday 25 May 2019 in Geneva!
Under the theme ‘The Geneva Academy Awards’, panelists will present movies from the angle of international humanitarian law, international human rights law and transitional justice, and discuss these with alumni during a Q&A session.
The provisional programme is as follow:
We would like to know by 8 April 2019 whether we can count on your presence. If you are planning to attend, please register via this online form.
If you are in touch with your fellow graduates, please encourage them to register and, for those who were not reached by the invitation email, encourage them to register as well!
Tram 15, Direction Nations - tram stop Butini
Bus 1 or 25, Direction Jardin Botanique - bus stop Sécheron
Villa Moynier is accessible to people with disabilities. If you have a disability or any additional needs and require assistance in order to participate fully, please email info[at]geneva-academy.ch
In this interview, Juan Daniel Salazar, currently enrolled in our Master of Advanced Studies in Transitional Justice, Human Rights and the Rule of Law, tells us about the programme, teaching, life in Geneva and what he plans to do next.
Three students of our LLM in International Humanitarian Law and Human Rights – Yasmin Afina, Guillem Adrià Puri Plana and Noa Schreuer – will represent the Geneva Academy at the 30th Edition of the Jean-Pictet Competition.
In the face of a rapidly changing world, this opening lecture of the academic year by Lindsey Cameron will explore some of the current challenges for IHL and transitional justice.
We look forward to welcoming graduating students, their friends, families and our professors at the 2019 Graduation Ceremony.
This short course discusses the protection offered by international humanitarian law (IHL) in non-international armed conflicts (NIACs) and addresses some problems and controversies specific to IHL of NIACs, including the difficulty to ensure the respect of IHL by armed non-state actors.
This short course aims to study, in depth, an emblematic example of the complexity of international humanitarian law and the challenges it raises: the classification of armed conflicts.