Applications are open for the UNHCR/IIHL 100th International Refugee Law Course 2019. With the support of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), the Institute is to announce its 100th Course on international refugee law with a specific focus on the Global Compact on Refugees (GCR). Further, with a specific focus on the Global Compact on Refugees (GCR). The 100th Course is tailored and dedicated to representatives of national governmental training institutions and academics from the Global South.
Moreover, the course will cover the principles, objectives, and programme of action set by the Global Compact on Refugees (GCR) and will allow participants to strengthen their teaching skills and capacity to develop training modules through sessions devoted to instructional design and learning methodologies. Further, During the week, the curricula will focus on the key elements of refugee protection, ranging from the legal framework to refugee participation and solutions.
Additionally, the Course strikes a balance between theory and practice and is through a participatory and creative teaching methodology. Participants will be engaged in case studies, role plays, group discussions and simulations and will interact with practitioners and experts in the field of international protection.
The goals of the course are to: