Netherlands, Tilburg

Justice for victims of conflict-related sexual violence and human trafficking?

when 8 July 2019 - 19 July 2019
language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 6 ECTS
fee EUR 1000

Thousands of men, women and children are forced into sexual slavery or raped during conflict-situations, and/or, when fleeing conflict, are forced by human traffickers into exploitative practices en route and in the country of destination. What is done to address these crimes and are these approaches contributing to realizing justice?

During this intensive two-week course we will look into the opportunities and challenges in addressing both crimes.

Course leader

Dr. Anne-Marie de Brouwer & Dr. Eefje de Volder: Center against Human Trafficking and Sexual Violence in Conflict

Target group

Bachelor and Master students of any discipline with a strong interest in topics of social and international justice

Course aim

At the end of this course, you will be able to:
•Identify and describe the phenomena of conflict-related sexual violence and human trafficking and how these contribute to (gender) injustice;
•Identify, analyse and critically assess the opportunities and challenges in addressing conflict-related sexual violence and human trafficking through legal and non-legal mechanisms;
•Identify, analyse and critically assess the opportunities and challenges for victims/survivors of conflict-related sexual violence and human trafficking with regard to their rights and needs;
•Identify, analyse and critically assess the opportunities and challenges in preventing conflict-related sexual violence and human trafficking;
•Argue whether the current national and international approaches that deal with both crimes contribute to achieving (gender) justice.

Fee info

EUR 1000: Course fee: €1000

- 10% early bird discount when registering before April 22nd, 2019
- 10% discount for students from partner universities*

*Combining discounts is not possible.

Scholarships

No scholarships available

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