We organize customized training courses for international organizations, NGOs, governments, National Human Rights Institutions, judges and lawyers, and the media on issues related to international humanitarian law (IHL), international human rights law, the work of United Nations human rights mechanisms and transitional justice.
These training courses, provided by our experts, are tailored to the needs of partners and audiences. They can run from one day to a full week and take place at our headquarters, Villa Moynier.
Notably, we have organized customized training courses for various governments, the European Union, the International Organization for Migration, the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, The New Humanitarian and the Norwegian Centre for Human Rights of the University of Oslo.These focused on issues related to UN human rights mechanisms, international law and policies governing the protection of civilians in situations of armed conflict, other situations of violence and natural disasters, IHL and the right to health.
Please contact us if you would like to organize training tailored to you needs.
Our teaching enables specialists to apply legal frameworks to complex situations and challenging processes.
Professionals who are not enrolled in the Executive Master can take individual courses to deepen their expertise in a specific issue.
Our experts are leading academics in the fields of international humanitarian law, human rights and transitional justice.
We are a leading education institution in international humanitarian law, human rights and transitional justice.
This short course examines the sources of international humanitarian law as well as the threshold criteria for its applicability to an armed conflict.
This short course provides participants with a comprehensive introduction to both substantive human rights law as well as the functioning of international mechanisms for the protection of human rights.
This short course reviews the origins of international criminal law, its relationship with the international legal order including the UN Security Council and its coexistence with national justice institutions. The scope of international crimes – genocide, crimes against humanity, war crimes and the crime of aggression – is considered alongside initiatives to expand or add to these categories.