Save-the-date: International Conference on „Prohibition, Prosecution and Prevention of Enforced Disappearances“
The International Nuremberg Principles Academy (INPA) and the CHREN Erlangen-Nürnberg of Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg are pleased to invite you to the international conference on “Prohibition, Prosecution, and Prevention of Enforced Disappearances”. This conference will reflect on the importance of sanctioning and criminalizing enforced disappearances, by analyzing the concept of enforced disappearance as a human rights violation and as a crime. In light of the upcoming tenth anniversary of the entry into force of the Enforced Disappearances Convention, the conference will provide a forum for leading international experts and practitioners to critically discuss what lessons can be learned from the origins, evolution, and practical experience of the concept of enforced disappearances for the advancement of the fields of human rights law and international criminal law.
The event will take place at the historic Courtroom 600 of the Nuremberg Palace of Justice in Nuremberg, Germany, from 15 to 16 May 2020.
For more information and registration, please visit our website.