Human Rights Summer Schools

Do you want to improve your curriculum, or do you simply want to spend the summer actively and learn something useful? We bring you an updated list of summer schools that focus on international human rights law, democratisation, and much more. The selection is diverse enough for everyone to find their favourite one.

 

Venice School of Human Rights: Human Rights as our Responsibility

Institution: European Inter-University Centre for Human Rights and Democratisation

When: 24. 6. – 2. 7. 2016

Fee: 1100 €

Application deadline: 13. 5. 2016

https://www.eiuc.org/education/venice-school-of-human-rights.html

 

Venice Academy of Human Rights: Backlash against Human Rights?

Institution: European Inter-University Centre for Human Rights and Democratisation

When: 4. 7. 2016 – 13. 7. 2016

Fee: 1050 €

Application deadline: 29. 5. 2016

https://www.eiuc.org/research/venice-academy-of-human-rights.html

 

The Many Crises of the European Union

Institution: Common Law Society

When: 10. 7. – 24. 7. 2016

Fee: 500 €

Application deadline: 30. 4. 2016

http://summer.society.cz/en/

 

Achieving International Criminal Justice by Safeguarding the Principle of Equality for Unequal Perpetrators of Crimes Under International Law

Institution: Salzburg Law School

When: 31. 7. – 10. 8. 2016

Fee: 750 €

Application deadline: 1. 5. 2016

http://sls.sbg.ac.at/programme.html

 

ECMI Summer School 2016: The European Minority Rights and Minority Protection Regime

Institution: European Centre for Minority Issues

When: 29. 8. – 4. 9. 2016

Fee: 350 €

Application deadline: 15. 5. 2016

http://www.ecmi.de/trainings/summer-school/

 

Rights of the Child – Human Rights Law Centre Summer School

Institution: University of Nottingham

When: 27. 6. – 1. 7. 2016

Fee: £ 750 (£ 1000 s ubytováním)

Application deadline: 1. 6. 2016

http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/hrlc/shortcoursesandtraining/summerschool/summerschool.aspx

 

International Human Rights Law: An Introduction

Institution: Utrecht University, Faculty of Law, Economics and Governance

When: 11. 7. – 15. 7. 2016

Fee: 750 €

Application deadline: 17. 6. 2016

http://www.utrechtsummerschool.nl/courses/law-economics/international-human-rights-law-an-introduction

 

Human Rights and Gender

Institution: Utrecht University, Faculty of Law, Economics and Governance

When: 11. 7. – 22. 7. 2016

Fee: 1300 €

Application deadline: 17. 6. 2016

http://www.utrechtsummerschool.nl/courses/law-economics/human-rights-and-gender

 

International Law from a Gender Perpective

Institution: Utrecht University, Faculty of Law, Economics and Governance

When: 18. 7. – 22. 7. 2016

Fee: 750 €

Application deadline: 1. 6. 2016

http://www.utrechtsummerschool.nl/courses/law-economics/international-law-from-a-gender-perspective

 

Introduction to International Studies: the Refugee / Migrant Crisis in Europe

Institution: Utrecht University, Faculty of Humanities & Faculty of Law, Economics and Governance

When: 4. 7. – 8. 7. 2016

Fee: 750 €

Application deadline: 1. 7. 2016

http://www.utrechtsummerschool.nl/courses/law-economics/introduction-to-international-studies-the-refugee--migrant-crisis-in-europe

 

International Criminal Court Summer School

Institution: Irish Centre for Human Rights

When: 27. 6. 2016 – 1. 7. 2016

Fee: 450 €

Application deadline: 10. 6. 2016

http://www.conference.ie/Conferences/menu.asp?menu=2047&Conference=464

 

Law, War and New Technologies

Institution: Erik Castrén Institute of International Law and Human Rights, Faculty of Law

When: 22. 8. – 27. 8. 2016

Fee: 100/200 €

Application deadline: 30. 6. 2016

http://blogs.helsinki.fi/helsinkisummerseminar/

 

Summer Course on International Humanitarian Law

Institution: International Institute of Humanitarian Law, Sanremo

When: 4 – 15 7. 2016

Fee: 1500 €

Application deadline: –

http://www.iihl.org/summer-course-on-ihl/

 

Summer Course on European Criminal Justice

Institution: Academy of European Law. Trier, Německo

When: 20. 6. – 24. 6. 2016

Fee: 650–1100 €

Application deadline: –

https://www.era.int/cgi-bin/cms?_SID=22b9aef4085a19d8d7faea669774c473b03ab89e00436836827645&_sprache=en&_bereich=artikel&_aktion=detail&idartikel=125585

 

Citizenship and Migration: Europe's 21st Century Challenges

Institution: Radboud University, Nijmegen

When: 8. 8. – 12. 8. 2016

Fee: 350 €

Application deadline: –

http://www.ru.nl/radboudsummerschool/courses/history-politics-law/vm-more-courses/citizenship-and-migration-europe'-21st-century/

 

Localising Human Rights: The Road to Human Dignity?

Institution: Radboud University, Nijmegen

When: 1. 8. – 5. 8. 2016

Fee: 490 €

Application deadline: –

http://www.ru.nl/radboudsummerschool/courses/history-politics-law/vm-more-courses/localising-human-rights/

 

Statelessness

Institution: Tilburg University

When: 31. 7. – 6. 8. 2016

Fee: 950 €

Application deadline: 15. 4. 2016

https://www.tilburguniversity.edu/education/summerschool/courses/statelessness/#application_procedure

 

International Criminal Law From Theory to Practice

Institution: Grotius Centre for International Legal Studies

When: 20. 6. – 1. 7. 2016

Fee: 1250 €                

Deadline: 20. 5. 2016

http://grotiuscentresummerschools.com/event/icl/

 

International Humanitarian Law in Theory and Practice

Institution: Grotius Centre for International Legal Studies

When: 4. 7. – 8. 7. 2016

Fee: 750/900 €           

Deadline: 13. 6. 2016

http://grotiuscentresummerschools.com/event/international-humanitarian-law/

 

Rule of Law, Transitional Justice and Gender Politics

Institution: Grotius Centre for International Legal Studies

When: 4. 7. – 8. 7. 2016

Fee: 900 €                  

Deadline: 1. 6. 2016

http://grotiuscentresummerschools.com/event/human-rights-and-transitional-justice/

 

International Criminal Justice, Migration and Human Trafficking

Institution: Grotius Centre for International Legal Studies

When: 30. 5. – 3. 6. 2016

Fee: 1500 €                

Deadline: 18. 4. 2016

http://grotiuscentresummerschools.com/event/advanced-international-criminal-law/

 

Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity in International Law

Institution: Grotius Centre for International Legal Studies

When: 1. 8. – 5. 8. 2016

Fee: 900 €

Deadline: 1. 6. 2016

http://grotiuscentresummerschools.com/event/sexual-orientation/

 

Frontiers of Children's Rights

Institution: Grotius Centre for International Legal Studies

When: 11. 7. – 15. 7. 2016

Fee: 900 €

Deadline: 1. 6. 2016

http://grotiuscentresummerschools.com/event/frontiersofchildrensrights/

 

Migration Matters: Understanding and intervening the societal phenomenon of migration

Institution: University of Groningen

When: 3. 7. – 8. 7. 2016

Fee: 650/900 €

Application deadline: 1. 5. 2016

http://www.rug.nl/education/summer-winter-schools/summer_schools_2016/migration_matters/

 

Noncommunicable diseases & the law: A human rights response to the global health crisis

Institution: University of Groningen

When: 4. 7. – 8. 7. 2016

Fee: 300/500 €

Application deadline: 1. 5. 2016

http://www.rug.nl/education/summer-winter-schools/summer_schools_2016/ncds_and_the_law/

 

International Human Rights Law

Institution: King’s College London

When: 27. 6. – 15. 7. 2016

Fee: £ 1 590

Application deadline: 31. 5. 2016

http://www.kcl.ac.uk/study/courses-data/modules/summer/international-human-rights-law.aspx

 

Fundamental Rights, Fundamental Freedoms and Private Law after the Lisbon Treaty

Institution: Università di Pisa

When: 27. 6. – 8. 7. 2016

Fee: 250 €

Application deadline: –

https://www.unipi.it/index.php/society-economics-and-law/item/3877-fundamental-rights-fundamental-freedoms