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Current Conflicts and Political and Legal Responses Conference and Training School
11 Mar 2024 - 15 Mar 2024
ECTS points
Course directors :
Ksenija Turković , University of Zagreb, Croatia
Sunčana Roksandić , University of Zagreb, Croatia
Maja Munivrana , University of Zagreb, Croatia
Mikkel Jarle Christensen , University of Copenhagen, Denmark
Marc Engelhart , Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich, Germany
Course description:

It is our pleasure to announce the Advance Seminar and Training Course (4 ECTS) that will take place in Dubrovnik, IUC from 11th-15th March 2024, organized in cooperation with COST Action CA18228 Global Atrocity Justice Constellations.


The topic of this advanced seminar-training course (4 ECTS) is the Mass atrocities and protection of victims with special focus on current conflicts and political and legal responses. The participants will explore and discuss critically the variety of legal and policy instruments that have been and could be relied upon in responding to the needs of victims of atrocities in general and with particular attention to the consequences of current conflict. The topic will be approached from an interdisciplinary perspective to address different challenges victims are facing and to identify possible, carefully tailored solutions. 

Alongside directors of the course (prof.dr. Ksenija Turković, prof.dr. Maja Munivrana, prof.dr. Sunčana Roksandić, dr. Marc Engelhart and prof.dr. Mikkel Jarle Christensen), the lecturers will be international experts and scholars including those from the mentioned EU's COST Action Project: and .

To obtain 4 ECTS points the students should follow the organized program and lectures and actively participate in the student debate that will be organized around the topic of the seminar this year.  

Concerning the fee, the Advanced Seminar-Training Course is free of charge, except for 55 EUR that is paid directly to IUC by each participant. Concerning the advice and help with accommodation (student dormitory, IUC dormitory etc.) please directly contact Mr. Tomislav Kvesić at Please indicate in your mail that you are participating in the EU Substantive Criminal Law and the Protection of Victims Advanced Seminar. 

Concerning other questions, like obtaining certificates at the end of the Course, the requirements of Student debate as well as official and unofficial (social) program, please contact Boris Rajic at

For accommodation in Rixos Hotel, please contact: If you are interested in staying at Rixos, please book a room directly via email: and mention the following code: EUHR to receive discounted prices.

The course will start on Monday, 11th at 9: 30 a.m. and end on Friday, 15st March 2024.  The detailed program is announced on the IUC website Due to the interdisciplinary character of the course, we encourage graduate and post-graduate students from various programs and practitioners from different fields to apply.

We kindly request all the participants (lecturers as well as student) to apply for the Advanced Seminar at the following web page

The Investigator - Press Kit.

Film Distributor: RESTART Label 

Course lecturers:
Gleb Bogush , University of Copenhagen, Denmark
Andrej Božinovski , University of Zagreb, Croatia
Mirza Buljubašić , University of Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Vladimir Dzuro , N/A, N/A
Marc Engelhart , Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich, Germany
Julia Geneuss , University of Bremen, Germany
Alba Gerdeci , Epoka University, Albania
Islam Jusufi , Researcher, Skopje, Republic of North Macedonia
Aleksandar Maršavelski , University of Zagreb, Croatia
Anja Matwijkiw , Indiana University Northwest, United States
Maja Munivrana , University of Zagreb, Croatia
Fatima Rodrigues , University of Porto, Portugal
Sunčana Roksandić , University of Zagreb, Croatia
Yael Ronen , Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel
Vasilka Sancin , University of Ljubljana, Slovenia
Ivan Šimonović , University of Zagreb, Croatia
Hillel Sommer , Reichman University, Israel
Nevenka Tromp , University of Amsterdam, Netherlands
Ksenija Turković , University of Zagreb, Croatia
Ganna Yudkivska , European Society of International Law, Italy

Attached documents
150224 Conflicts final program.2024.docx
The Investigator_Press Kit.pdf