Human Rights Protection

North Kivu province, Kitchanga downtown. The insanitary conditions next to the market worsens the situation of the residents affected by the recent violence. Short Courses

The Interplay between International Humanitarian Law and Human Rights

16-31 March 2017

This course focuses on the interplay between international humanitarian law (IHL) and human rights law (HRL). Key issues such as the application of human rights in armed conflicts, the extraterritorial application of HRL and the different theories pertaining to the interplay between IHL and HRL, including in particular the lex specialis maxim, are addressed.

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Drawing of soldiers on a wall Short Courses

Human Rights, the Rule of Law and Institutional Reform: An Introduction

30 March - 5 May 2017

This course explores the international dimension of the rule of law and its promotion in transitional contexts, focusing on institutional reform and guarantees of non-recurrence.

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Commemoration on the day of disappeared Spring School

Transitional Justice Spring School: Transitional Justice, Memory and Culture

3-7 April 2017

The Transitional Justice Spring School 2017 aims to address the roles of memory and culture in transitional justice processes through an interdisciplinary, comprehensively structured high-quality one-week programme.

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UN Mission patrols disputed area in Sudan Short Courses

Peacebuilding in Post-Conflict and Fragile Situations

6 April - 4 May 2017

This course provides a concise and systematic treatment of the peacebuilding process in post-conflict and fragile situations.

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Syria, Aleppo. The build-up of waste is a serious health risk Trainings

Economic, Social and Cultural Rights and the Sustainable Development Goals

3-7 July 2017

This training course explores the relationship between economic, social and cultural rights (ESCR) and sustainable development goals (SDGs), and provides participants with practical tools to include ESCR and the SDGs in their work.

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Somalia, Beledweyne. A herder stands with his goats at a nearby water point Trainings

Human Rights and Land Grabbing

2-5 October 2017

This training course provides participants with an in-depth examination of the complex relationship between human rights and land grabbing.

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