2018–2019 Academic Year
Awarded to three graduating students for exceptional academic work
Our new publication addresses a crucial – yet so far neglected – topic: the question of the relation between transitional justice and the European Convention on Human Rights.
Tafadzwa Christmas tells us about the programme and life in Geneva.
Clarita Montant tells us about the programme and life in Geneva.
Firouzeh Mitchell tells us about the programme and life in Geneva.
Geneva, 19-23 March April 2018
This event marks the launch of our new publication Transitional Justice and the European Convention on Human Rights, published in cooperation with the Transitional Justice Institute at Ulster University and written by one of the field’s leadin
Olivier Chamard / Geneva Academy
This year, we are celebrating our 10th anniversary – a perfect time to take a look in the rearview mirror at the milestones we have passed. While there are many achievements we could highlight, we have selected our top ten to match our age!
Senior Legal Policy Adviser to the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, and Associate Professor of International Law at the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy
Swiss National Science Foundation Professor of Law at the University of Geneva and Associate Professor at the University of Neuchâtel
Senior Lecturer at the School of Law, University of Essex, and Director of the Essex Transitional Justice Network
Visiting Professor of International Law at the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies
Co-Director of the Master in Transitional Justice, Human Rights and the Rule of Law
Senior Research Associate at the University of Oxford’s Centre for International Studies and Councillor at the World Future Council
More focused attention is needed today to meet the challenges of transitional justice. Critical normative and practical thinking is required to properly grasp and address what is at stake in societies emerging from conflict and authoritarian rule.
The programme is structured around five modules that cover central theoretical and practical issues in the fields of transitional justice, human rights and the rule of law.
The Master in Transitional Justice's clinical work comprises seminars that facilitate dialogue and critical reflection on specific situations.
Our campus spans from Geneva’s international area to downtown Geneva with its vibrant cultural life.
Our Master in Transitional Justice, Human Rights and the Rule of Law is organized around intimate learning communities enabling close interaction between students and professors.