EJTN-GNS joint training for European Judges and Prosecutors

 

The International Nuremberg Principles Academy hosted the “Joint Training on the Impact of Refugees in Europe on the Investigation and Prosecution of Core International Crimes”, organized by the European Judicial Training Network (EJTN) and the Genocide Network Secretariat (GNS) from 22 to 24 November 2017.

This training provided the participants, judges and prosecutors from various European countries, an improved understanding of substantive international criminal law, including of the most relevant international and national jurisprudence therein, as well as practical knowledge of the instruments of judicial cooperation within the European Union and of the applicable international treaties.

The three-day introductory training held in Nuremberg combined lectures by experienced judges, prosecutors and experts with workshops and plenary discussions. The event concluded with a moot court session held at Courtroom 600.