Past News

03 septembre 2018

Guaranteeing the non-repetition of human rights violations

In her PhD thesis, “Guarantees of Non-repetition for Violation of Human Rights”, Nita Shala studies the impact of human rights law on the notion of guarantees of non-repetition and demonstrates a developing...

27 juillet 2018

Organising the Anthropocene

In his new book (Brill, July 2018), Jorge E. Viñuales explores the legal dimensions of the new geological epoch called the Anthropocene, in which humans are the defining force. More details follow in this...

17 juillet 2018

New Article on the Metaphors and Maxims Describing the Relationship...

Professor Andrew Clapham published a new article entitled 'Human Rights in Armed Conflict: Metaphors, Maxims, and the Move to Interoperability' in the Human Rights and International Legal Discourse journal....

06 juillet 2018

IHEID PhD student awarded the René Cassin Thesis Prize

Alessandra la Vaccara, who completed her PhD in International Law at the Graduate Institute in 2017, was awarded the René Cassin Thesis Prize in Strasbourg, France for her thesis entitled ‘When the conflict...

26 juin 2018

Institute students win first prize at 2018 ELSA Moot Court

A Graduate Institute team has won first prize at the 2018 ELSA Moot Court Competition on WTO Law, held in Geneva from 19 to 23 June. Argyrios Papaefthymiou (Master in International Economics), Ioana-Virginia...