A part-time programme in international humanitarian law and human rights for professionals
Robert Roth tells us about the programme and its novelties for the upcoming academic year.
Anh Thu Duong, a human rights and humanitarian expert at the Swiss Permanent Mission in Geneva, tells us about the programme and what it brought to her career.
Florimont Poirier, a Canadian diplomat, tells us about the programme and what it brought to his career.
5 October - 23 November 2017 (Thursday Evenings)
11 January - 8 February 2018 (Thursday Evenings)
12 January - 9 February 2018 (Fridays 15:30-18:00)
24 January - 2 February 2018
16 February - 16 March 2018 (Fridays 15:30-18:00)
16 February - 16 March 2018 (Friday Evenings)
1-29 March 2018 (Thursday Evenings)
12 April - 18 May 2018 (Friday Evenings)
13 April - 4 May 2017 (Friday Evenings)
26 April - 24 May 2018 (Thursday Evenings)
In this opening lecture, Professor Geoff Gilbert will discuss how, as conflict and repression end and states move towards a period of transition, those who have been displaced can participate in the restoration process.
These courses form part of our Executive Master in International Law in Armed Conflict. They are open to professionals who want to deepen their expertise in a specific issue.
Director of the Geneva Academy and Professor of International Criminal Law at the University of Geneva
Assistant Professor and Grant Holder of Excellence at the University of Geneva
Professor of Public International Law at the Law Faculty, University of Geneva
Professor of International Law at the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies
We provide training and short courses for professionals who want to deepen their expertise in a specific issue.
Our objective is to produce graduates who will be leaders in the humanitarian, human rights and transitional justice fields.
The Geneva Academy alumni community is made up of over 700 members who work worldwide in the humanitarian and human rights fields.
Courses cover the law of armed conflict, international human rights law and international criminal law, and also address current issues and challenges.
The Executive Master is much more than a series of courses. It is a place where knowledge is shared among professors and participants. The diversity of participants’ professional backgrounds and experiences enrich the discussions and make of the Executive Master a unique experience.