Geneva: Human Rights & Labor

Human Rights and International Humanitarian Law: Current Challenges

June 25 - July 8, 2023
Professor Claudia Martin and Professor Diego Rodriguez-Pinzon

This course will focus on current developments in international human rights law and international humanitarian law and will allow students to explore the practical underpinnings of these two aspects of law in Geneva. Students will have access to the main actors in the United Nations system and civil society who shape the legal and political debate surrounding the UN Human Rights Council and its special mandates, as well as the work of UN treaty bodies.