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The International Nuremberg Principles Academy

The International Nuremberg Principles Academy (Nuremberg Academy) is dedicated to the advancement of international criminal law and human rights. It is located in Nuremberg, the birthplace of modern international criminal law. Conscious of this historic heritage, the Nuremberg Academy supports the fight against impunity for universally recognised international core crimes: genocide, crimes against humanity, war crimes and the crime of aggression. 

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Nuremberg Forum 2024 Registration is now open – 10, 11 and 12 October

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Nuremberg Academy Lecture – Prof. William Schabas

Nuremberg Academy Lecture 2024: William Schabas

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Call for Applications: Adamas Residencies 2024 / Appel à Candidatures : Résidences Adamas 2024

Apply now for the European research residencies in law “Adamas Residencies”. Send your application by 31 May 2024. /
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pour les résidences de recherche européennes en droit « Résidences Adamas ». Envoyez votre candidature au plus tard le 31 mai 2024.

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Nuremberg Forum 2024: Registration now open

The Nuremberg Forum is an annual international conference organized by the International Nuremberg Principles Academy. It brings together leading scholars, practitioners, policymakers, and civil society, and provides a forum for dialogue and critical exchange on contemporary international ...


Nuremberg Second Mayor visited the Nuremberg Academy

Professor Dr Julia Lehner, the second mayor of the city of Nuremberg, visited the Nuremberg Academy together with her team on 29 April 2024. Director Professor Dr Christoph Safferling, Senior Officers Darleen Seda, Dr Gurgen Petrossian and Kiran Menon, as well as Project Officer Dr Pablo Gavira Díaz...

Upcoming Events


Nuremberg Academy Lecture 2024 – William Schabas

We are pleased to announce and to invite you to the third lecture within the Nuremberg Academy Lectures entitled "Enigmas of the Genocide Convention: 75 years after its adoption, puzzles remain". Professor William Schabas, Middlesex University, an eminent scholar on international law and a...

24.07. – 27.07.2024

Nuremberg Moot Court 2024

The Nuremberg Moot Court is organised each year by the International Nuremberg Principles Academy and the International Criminal Law Research Unit at the Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen-Nuremberg. The Nuremberg Moot Court 2024 will be held in-person in Nuremberg, Germany from 24 to 27 July...

05.08. – 16.08.2024

Nuremberg Summer Academy for Young Professionals 2024

The International Nuremberg Principles Academy is pleased to announce the upcoming anglophone and francophone editions of the Nuremberg Summer Academy for Young Professionals which will be held online from 5 to 16 August 2024 and 19 to 30 August 2024 respectively. Each year, the Nuremberg Summer...

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  • Internship Programme

    The International Nuremberg Principles Academy is offering three-month legal internships.