International Human Rights Academy



About Us

The International Human Rights Academy is a human rights course, organised every year in South Africa or in Europe under the auspices of:

• Ghent University (Belgium) • University of the Western Cape (Republic of South Africa) • Utrecht University (The Netherlands) • Washington College of Law at American University (United States of America)

The 2007 International Human Rights Academy will be held between 20 August and 01 September, in Utrecht, The Netherlands. The various intensive courses that make up the Academy are designed to provide high quality legal education in comparative international human rights and in humanitarian law, with an emphasis on the practical aspects in various fields.