European Inter-University Centre for Human Rights and
Democratisation (EIUC) is offering two great ways for you to learn more about
human rights in Summer 2012: (1) The Venice School
of Human Rights; and (2) The Venice Academy
of Human Rights.
1. Venice School of Human Rights
The 3rd edition of Venice School of Human Rights will take
place from 28 June till 7 July 2012.
The goal of the Venice School is to allow its
participants to be updated on the state of the art debate on human rights
issues and to stimulate a reflection on the actual challenges faced by human
rights actors worldwide.
After a first session common to all
participants dedicated to a general introduction on international systems of
protection of human rights and related mechanisms, the programme will develop
into the following three thematic clusters:
Online registration is open until 30 April 2012 at http://www.eiuc.org/veniceschool/
Faculty Of The Venice School Of Human Rights 2012
At the end of the program, participants receive a Certificate of Attendance issued by the Venice School of Human Rights.
2. Venice Academy of Human Rights
The Venice Academy of Human Rights will take place from 9-18 July 2012. The
theme of this year's Academy is "The Limits of Human Rights" (http://www.eiuc.org/veniceacademy/).
Online registration is open until 1 May 2012.
Faculty of the Venice Academy 2012
The Venice Academy of Human Rights is a center of excellence for
human rights education, research and debate. It forms part of the European
Inter-University Centre for Human Rights and Democratisation (EIUC). The
Academy offers interdisciplinary thematic programs open to academics,
practitioners and doctoral students with an advanced knowledge of human rights.
A maximum of 55 participants is selected each year.
Participants attend morning lectures, afternoon seminars and workshops and can
exchange views, ideas and arguments with leading international scholars and
other experts. This includes the opportunity to present and discuss their own
"work in progress" such as drafts of articles, chapters of doctoral
theses, books and other projects.
At the end of the program, participants receive a Certificate of Attendance issued by the Venice Academy of Human
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