Inaugural Lecture Prof. Helen Duffy

On 13 March 2017, Prof. Helen Duffy was officially appointed as Gieskes Professor of International Humanitarian Law and Human Rights at the Grotius Centre for International Legal Studies. During her inaugural lecture she gave an insight into strategic human rights litigation, addressing ‘Bursting the Bubble on the Champagne Moment’. The

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Call for Applications

Call for Applications Winter Semester 2017 General information The “International Humanitarian Law Clinic” is a platform in which students of the Leiden LL.M. program in Public International Law do research for various cooperation partners of the Kalshoven-Gieskes Forum in the humanitarian field. The students are supervised, on the one hand

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Video Message Mr. B. Ferencz

Warm welcome words from Mr. Benjamin Ferencz (Former Prosecutor at the US Military Tribunal at Nuremberg) via video message at the IHL Clinic Exchange Conference 2016.  Mr. Ferencz gave an inspiring motivational speech to the young international lawyers, which left a lasting impression on the participants. His key message was

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