Transitional Justice and Conflict Transformation

Transitional Justice and Conflict Transformation

Course dates:
6 July, 2020 to 17 July, 2020
400 CHF for the full course, 100 CHF per module
Multidisciplinary, Social Sciences
Application deadline:
Wednesday, 15 April, 2020
University of Lausanne
Lausanne, Switzerland

Due to the covid-19 outbreak, the 2020 edition of the school has been cancelled. The school will be rescheduled in 2021.

General information

The Lausanne Summer School “Transitional Justice and Conflict Transformation” brings together young researchers from around the world whose PhD-work tackles the difficult problem of how legacies of violence and injustice are addressed during societal transitions and beyond. The school promotes multi-disciplinary perspectives on transitional justice, collective memory, dealing with the past and conflict transformation. It combines lectures given by internationally renowned experts with educational visits, manuscript discussions and project work.


Student Housing FSLE

Students housing (halfway between downtown and the university campus) have been pre-booked for interested participants as well. Please note that this is optional, and that the participant will be housed in a student accommodation, with current tenants.

Rooms can be booked while submitting your online application. The conditions are the following:

CHF 450.- per person for a 2-week reservation;
The participant will have a private room in a shared apartment, with a bed (bed linen included), a closet and a desk;
Bathroom, kitchen and communal room have to be shared;
The apartments have a wifi connection;
Breakfast in not included;
Participants are responsible for the tidiness of the common area and their room.

The price includes a stay from 5 to 19 July 2020.


Online registration via our website

ECTS accreditation

Credits to be confirmed in January. Official Certificate of Attendance delivered