Specialization Course in International Criminal Law for Young Penalists


The Siracusa International Institute for Criminal Justice and Human Rights will organize the 20th Specialization Course in International Criminal Law for Young Penalists on `Human Rights, Criminal Justice and International Law? online from July 5 until July 9, 2021. The course will be organized in cooperation with the International Association of Penal Law (AIDP ? France), the University of Palermo Department of Law (Italy), the Irish Centre for Human Rights, National University of Ireland (Galway, Ireland) and the Middlesex University Department of Law (London, UK), and with the support of the College for Criminal Law Science of Beijing Normal University (China) and Manriquez y Benavides Abogados Ltda (Chile).
To be eligible for the course, participants should have a university degree in law, or have otherwise conducted some studies in law, be 35 years of age or under, and be fluent in English. Provision may be made for auditors who do not fulfil the eligibility criteria. Furthermore, the Institute will offer a limited number of scholarships to applicants from Developing and Less Developed Countries.
Professor William A. Schabas, Professor of International Law at Middlesex University, chairs and coordinates the course, assuring the highest quality of education administered by some of the most erudite academics and researchers in the field of international criminal law.
The courses that have taken place in the past were attended by 1,055 young professionals cumulatively from 101 countries spanning five continents.

Date and Location

Monday, July 5, 2021 - 1:00pm to Friday, July 9, 2021 - 7:30pm