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Houses destroyed due to the violent war in the city of Taiz, Yemen News

Join our Online Executive Master in the Law of Armed Conflict and Upgrade Your Legal Skills

1 February 2023

Applications for the upcoming academic year of our Executive Master in International Law in Armed Conflict are open. They will run until 30 April 2023, with courses starting at the end of September 2023.

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Photo of Belén Guerrero Romero in front of Lake Leman News

LLM in IHL and Human Rights: What our Students Say

31 January 2023

Belén Guerrero Romero tells about her background, the programme and what it will bring to her career.

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Photo of Alexander Bekmurzin in front of Geneva's palais de Justice News

MAS in Transitional Justice, Human Rights and the Rule of Law: What our Students Say

23 January 2023

Alexander Bekmurzin tells about his background, the programme and what it will bring to his career.

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Antonia von Malsen at the Bains des Pâquis News

LLM in IHL and Human Rights: What our Students Say

19 January 2023

Antonia von Malsen tells about her background, the programme and what it will bring to her career.

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Portrait of Yosuke Nagai News

Our New Visiting Fellow: Yosuke Nagai

16 January 2023

Dr Yosuke Nagai is the founder and CEO of Accept International, which works on de-radicalization and reintegration for defectors and prisoners formerly involved with violent extremist groups. He just started as Visiting Fellow at the Geneva Academy and will stay with us until the end of March.

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Tong Li on the Mont-Blanc Bridge with the Geneva Academy flags News

MAS in Transitional Justice, Human Rights and the Rule of Law: What our Students Say

16 January 2023

Tong Li is enrolled in our MAS in Transitional Justice, Human Rights and the Rule of Law. In this interview, he tells about his background, the programme and what it will bring to his career.

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Special Rapporteur name plate at the UN Human Rights Council News

Research Provides Critical Insights to Understand the Impact of Interventions by UN Special Procedures

16 January 2023

Our new working paper Assessment Tool for Special Procedures' Impact Evaluation – Developing an Initial Framework examines how to further develop methodologies to appraise the impact of UN Special Procedures.

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A meeting of the Treaty Body members Platform at Villa Moynier News

The Treaty Body Members Platform in 2022

12 January 2023

In 2022, the TBMP hosted nine informal meetings for UN TBs, with the participation of UN TBs secretariat staff from OHCHR, along with UN Special Procedures mandate holders and their respective secretariat staff in order to support OHCHR ‘all-mechanism’ approach.

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Portrait of Edward Madziwa in front of Villa Moynier News

LLM in IHL and Human Rights: What our Students Say

10 January 2023

Edward Madziwa tells in this interview about his background, the programme and what it will bring to his career.

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Aerial view of destroyed buildings News

Experts Discuss the Use of Open-Source Information to Document IHL and Human Rights Violations

10 January 2023

A one-day consultation aimed at discussing with a variety of experts the challenges, opportunities and best practices arising from an increased reliance on open source information in accountability processes.

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