Summer Schools

Human Rights and Transitional Justice

The summer school focuses on a different theme within the field of human rights and transitional justice each year. The theme for the 2015 edition is Justice, Reparations and Development.


Children’s Rights and Business

This course, offered in close cooperation with UNICEF, provides a comprehensive overview of the framework that has been developed to guide business’ interactions with children, including the standards and tools that are available to companies and governments.


International Children’s Rights

Frontiers of Children’s Rights takes a close look at contemporary children's rights issues from a legal perspective, accompanied by reflections from other academic disciplines, legal systems, local perceptions and realities.


International Criminal Law

This summer school offers a unique opportunity to gain expertise in international criminal law in the International City of Peace and Justice in just two weeks time.


Women, Peace and Security

This course is an initiative launched by Oxfam Novib in The Hague , in cooperation with Leiden University, the Women Peacemakers Program , WO=MEN , Women's Initiatives for Gender Justice , with the support of the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs .