30 October 2020, 18:30-19:45
We look forward to welcoming graduating students of our LLM in International Humanitarian Law and Human Rights, MAS in Transitional Justice, Human Rights and the Rule of Law and Executive Master in International Law in Armed Conflict, their friends, families and our professors at the 2020 Graduation Ceremony.
We're very pleased to have this year Professor Marco Sassòli delivering the keynote speech on the use and abuse of international law by humanitarians.
Due to the situation related to the COVID-19 pandemic, the ceremony will take place entirely online.
Watch the 2020 Graduation Ceremony of our three master's programmes. Congratulations to all our students and many thanks to
Professor Marco Sassòli for an inspiring keynote speech on Use and Abuse of International Law by Humanitarians.
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Congratulations to all our #students and many thanks to Professor Marco Sassòli for an inspiring keynote speech on
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The Geneva Academy is deeply saddened by the sudden passing of Professor Christof Heyns. He was an incredible force of inspiration for all of us at the Geneva Academy – students, researchers and professors.
The Geneva Academy and the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) are organizing – in the context of our Digitalization of Conflict joint initiative – a student essay competition open to all undergraduate students from universities (including military academies) anywhere in the world.
Join us for our open house to learn more about this part-time programme designed professionals, meet staff, students and alumni, and discuss career opportunities.
This short course, which can be followed in Geneva or online, provides an in-depth study of an emblematic example of the complexity of international humanitarian law and the challenges it raises: the classification of armed conflicts.
This short course, which can be followed in Geneva or online, 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.