Cet événement appartient à: Geneva Summer Schools 2022 (30.05.2022 – 26.08.2022)
Children at the Heart of Human Rights

Children at the Heart of Human Rights

30.05.2022 – 10.06.2022

Geneva has long been one of the world’s capitals of international law and the headquarters of international institutions dedicated to human rights. This inspiring context naturally has led to one of the core strengths of the University of Geneva to be within the domain of international human rights laws and policies.

The Summer School ‘Children at the Heart of Human Rights’ is a unique opportunity for students and young professionals to engage with leading experts in a dynamic scientific interdisciplinary environment. It is the perfect academic and professional preparation experience for those students interested in children’s rights and international human rights organizations.

The course is shaped to bring out the best of current issues in the international debate on children’s rights studies and policies. It will examine these issues with an interdisciplinary perspective and investigate different international legal instruments such as the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child and other human rights treaties and standard-setting instruments. This programme is characterized by a deep dive into the following :

the interplay between theory and practice in the field of children's rights,
the international perspective promoted by the lecturers from different regions of the world

The blending of all these features will favour a vibrant, challenging and fruitful interactive learning atmosphere.

Course credits: Equivalence of 4 ECTS


Bâtiment: Uni Mail


Organisé par

Rectorat et administration centrale
Relations internationales
Centre interfacultaire des droits de l'enfant (CIDE)


Philip Jaffé, Professor, Faculty of Psychology, University of Geneva

entrée payante, 250.00 francs (inscription requise)


Catégorie: Formation

Mots clés: Children’s Rights


Date limite d'inscription: 15.04.2022

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