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International Day of Commemoration to Honour Holocaust Victims

Center of International Criminal Law and International Cooperation in Criminal Matters at TSU International Law Institute will host academic conference commemorating the International Day to Honour Holocaust Victims on 27 January, 2018.

The conference takes place as a part of the educational programme that the UN Member States are urged to develop to instill the memory of the tragedy in future generations to prevent genocide from occurring again.

TSU International Law Institute within its International Criminal Law dimension leads teaching and research on a variety of international criminal law practical aspects, including condemning without reserve all manifestations of religious intolerance, incitement, harassment or violence against persons or communities based on ethnic origin or religious belief, whenever they occur.

The 27 January 2018 conference responds to the UN General Assembly resolution to mobilize civil society for Holocaust remembrance and education, to help prevent future acts of genocide.

The theme of conference at TSU, celebrating its 100th Anniversary, is Holocaust and Genocide Studies in the loop of Human Rights. The conference will provide an academic forum to present research projects and contribute to public discourse.

To register please email Prof. Dr. Ketevan Khutsishvili, Director, Center of International Criminal Law and International Cooperation in Criminal Matters, at:

The conference will commence at 11 am on 27 January.

Venue: Ivane Javakhishvili (107) Hall, TSU First Building, 1, Ilia Chavchavadze Avenue

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