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.
In 2016, 49 situations of armed violence amounted to armed conflicts according to international humanitarian law and international criminal law.
3-7 July 2017
25-29 September 2017
2-5 October 2017
24 January - 2 February 2018
Suport our LLM students who are cycling to Solefrino to raise funds for a scholarship for next year’s LLM class.
Our new publication Defending the Boundary analyses the constraints and requirements on the use of autonomous weapon systems (AWS), also called ‘killer robots’, under international humanitarian law and international human rights law.
UN Photo/Marco Dormino
This IHL Talk will discuss the legal framework protecting cutural property in armed conflicts situations, and recent international initiatives aiming an enhancing the protection of cultural property during armed conflict.
Our new Research Brief The Right to Land and Other Natural Resources summarizes key findings linked to the recognition of the right to land and other natural resources in the context of the current negotiation of a UN Declaration on the rights of peasants and other people working in rural areas at the UN Human Rights Council.
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 >