Justice Sector Reform: Applying Human Rights Based Approaches

Course info

Target Audience

justice sector personnel, consultants, managers


Monday 26th June 2017 - Friday 30th June 2017

This annual IHRN training programme aims at enhancing the skills of justice sector personnel, consultants, managers etc., in applying Human Rights Based Approaches to Justice Sector Reform.  The programme is designed for people working in the justice sector (with state or non-state institutions) or undertaking Rule of law/Governance assignments (e.g. UN, EC Framework Contract Lot 7 - Governance and Home Affairs) as well as justice sector personnel wishing to adapt their expertise for international consultancy work.

The Programme uses a variety of pedagogical techniques; including presentations, plenary discussions, group work and role-plays, case studies, etc. The programme is highly participatory and emphasises cross-learning among participants, based upon advance reflection. Advance reading provides participants with a common grounding in the international legal framework governing justice sector reform and human rights based approaches.

The programme is non-residential. Participants will be provided with a range of accommodation options to choose from, including on-campus at the National University of Ireland, Maynooth, Ireland. 

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