Internships

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Gain Experience with Leading Humanitarian and Human Rights Actors

Our LLM students have the opportunity, during Spring Semester, to acquire first-hand professional experience via internships with Geneva-based humanitarian and human rights actors. These include the International Committee of the Red Cross, the International Commission of Jurists, or Geneva Call.

Places in this internship programme are limited and offered via a competitive selection process carried out by our partner organizations. For selected students, internships replace two optional courses and can be validated for 6 ECTS credits.

Internship Opportunities

For the 2021–2022 academic year, we are offering students internships with the following institutions:*

*This list is subject to change.

Geneva Academy students always work with great precision and professionalism on the factual and legal analysis of information that our investigators have collected in the field. We are a small organization and their contribution really makes a difference to our work.

Alain Werner

Director, Civitas Maxima

LLM students during the pleading on Gaza News

LLM Pleadings on Gaza: Applying IHL to Real-Life Situations

3 May 2022

As every year and in the framework of the IHL core course given by Professor Marco Sassòli, twenty students of our LLM in IHL and Human Rights pleaded on the 2014 armed conflict in and around Gaza.

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Donbass, destruction before a building News

Our Experts and Resources on Ukraine

19 May 2022

Discover our resources and what our experts say about the situation in Ukraine, with regular updates to include new events, articles and comments!

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News

The Women Who Teach and Work at the Geneva Academy

8 March 2022

On International Women's Day, meet the women who work and teach at the Geneva Academy.

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