Cultural Heritage Law Summer Schools
Registration for the International Cultural Heritage Law Summer School are now open.
Further information available here
Topics to be covered include: the trade in cultural objects; the restitution of stolen or looted artworks; the protection of cultural property in the event of armed conflict; the protection of the built heritage from natural and human-induced disasters; the safeguarding of the intangible cultural heritage and of the diversity of cultural expressions; the relationship between cultural heritage law and the main areas of intellectual property law; the settlement of cultural heritage disputes. In order to offer an up-to-date glance at international cultural heritage law, the lecturers will also describe its complex relationship with other fields of law – namely general international law, human rights law, and international investment law.
Professor Marc-André Renold
Faculty of Law
University of Geneva
The course welcomes applications from upper-year undergraduates, master’s degree students and PhD candidates in law and all other faculties, including art history, archaeology and anthropology. Practitioners, non-specialists and art enthusiasts may also apply.