Katia Rosenblat is a Teaching Assistant at the Geneva Academy. Her research focuses on extraterritorial jurisdiction for human rights violations committed in the context of extractive industries.
Before joining the Geneva Academy, she worked as for the Public Defence in criminal cases at the trial stage in Argentina. She was also a Teaching Assistant and Academic Tutor at the University of Buenos Aires School of Law in the fields of criminal law and international human rights law. Previously, she worked in professional trainings for the Public Defence and in international cooperation within the Ministry of Justice and Human Rights in Argentina. She has several publications in the fields of human rights, criminal law and university education.
Katia holds a MAS in Transitional Justice, Human Rights and the Rule of Law from the Geneva Academy and a law degree from the University of Buenos Aires.
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The UN Security Council and Common Article 1: Understanding the Role of Peacekeeping Operations in Ensuring Respect for IHL examines the applicability of article 1 common to the Geneva Conventions of 1949 – on the obligation to respect and ensure respect for IHL – to the UN, with a specific focus on peacekeeping operations.
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Our new Working Paper discusses how current initiatives on the regulation of artificial intelligence technologies should incorporate the protection and respect for human rights.
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This online IHL talk aims at shining light on some of the many legal, political and protection-related challenges stemming from the situation in Afghanistan.