The Academy on Human Rights and Humanitarian Law of the American University Washington, College of Law, through the Summer Programme of Advance Studies gives participants the opportunity to engage with some of the brightest minds in the field while expanding their knowledge of international legal matters. The Programme gathers over 150 participants from more than 25 different countries with different levels of professional experience, all in Washington D.C. for an intensive 3 weeks of full immersion into the world of human rights. In 2024 17 courses will be offered in English and Spanish!

The deadline to apply to the Programme of Advanced Studies on Human Rights and Humanitarian Law is 1 May 2024.




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