Nuremberg Summer Academy for Young Professionals 2022

The Nuremberg Summer Academy for Young Professionals 2020 has been canceled due to COVID-19. For more information, please click here.

The International Nuremberg Principles Academy is pleased to announce its sixth edition of the Nuremberg Summer Academy for Young Professionals, which will take place in Nuremberg, Germany, from 6 to 17 July 2020. Participants will include young lawyers, prosecutors, judges, and academics.

Each year, the Nuremberg Summer Academy, a two-week intensive summer course, provides young professionals with an invaluable opportunity and stimulating learning experience to acquire or deepen their knowledge of substantive and procedural aspects of international criminal law.

Guided by leading international experts and practitioners, the participants will acquire practical knowledge on the investigation, prosecution, and adjudication of core international crimes. They will also have the opportunity to participate in study visits to the historic Courtroom 600 of the Nuremberg Palace of Justice, the Memorium Nuremberg Trials, the Documentation Center Nazi Party Rally Grounds, and the Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial Site.

The Nuremberg Summer Academy is a flagship program of the Nuremberg Academy, fulfilling its mandate to promote tailored training programs aimed at building capacities and strengthening institutions at the national level to investigate and prosecute international crimes.

The closing date for applications was 7 February 2020.

New: Since 2019, the Nuremberg Academy is holding two editions of its Summer Academy: the Nuremberg Summer Academy in English and l’Académie d’été de Nuremberg in French. For French speakers, please find more details on the Francophone edition here.

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