Summer Institute

On 15 February 2011, CIL, the Singapore Management University (SMU), the Human Rights Resource Centre (HRRC) and the International Institute for Child Rights and Development (IICRD) entered into an MOU with the East-West Center (EWC) and the War Crimes Studies Center of the University of California, Berkeley (WCSC) collaborating under the umbrella of the Asian International Justice Initiative (AIJI) to cooperate on certain aspects of the 4th Annual Summer Institute in International Humanitarian Law and Human Rights (the Summer Institute). The Workshop on “The Rights of Women and Children” was held from 4-16 July 2011 at the Singapore Management University.

In addition, the 2012 Summer Institute on business and human rights, held from 16-26 July 2012 at SMU, was a unique collaborative effort of organising institutions from Asia, the US and Europe involving the following institutes and organisations: EWC, WCSC, SMU School of Law, HRRC, the University of Zurich Competence Centre for Human Rights and the International Institute for Child Rights and Development. For more information about the event, click here.