INTERNATIONAL AND INTERAMERICAN HUMAN RIGHTS LAW

INTERNATIONAL AND INTERAMERICAN HUMAN RIGHTS LAW

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Code
95294
ACADEMIC YEAR
2018/2019
CREDITS
8 credits during the 2nd year of 10177 MASTER'S DEGREE IN INTERNATIONAL SCIENCES AND COOPERATION (LM-52) GENOVA
SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR
IUS/13
LANGUAGE
English
TEACHING LOCATION
GENOVA (MASTER'S DEGREE IN INTERNATIONAL SCIENCES AND COOPERATION)
semester
2° Semester
Teaching materials
More information regarding this unit may be available in Italian.

AIMS AND CONTENT

LEARNING OUTCOMES

The course focuses on the systems of protection of human rights established at universal and regional levels, with a specific attention to the Inter-American Convention and its Court. Based on a case-law approach, the objectives of the course are learning the scope of application and mechanisms of protection established by international treaties on human rights, the human rights protected by the inter-american Convention, the jurisdiction of the inter-american Court and the remedies available, and comparing the inter-american system with the ECHR and EU systems.

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Exam Board

MATTIA COSTA (President)

PIERANGELO CELLE (President)