Date and Venue

The 2024 Summer School will take place in Bolzano/Bozen (South Tyrol, Italy) from 1 – 12 July 2024.

Content and Objective

The Summer School on Human Rights, Minorities and Diversity Governance is a stimulating postgraduate programme organized by the Institute for Minority Rights of Eurac Research in South Tyrol, Italy. The two-week interdisciplinary summer school provides a unique opportunity to postgraduate studentscivil servants, journalists, NGO workers and others interested in expanding their knowledge on human and minority rights, diversity and territorial governance. The Summer School follows an active learning approach and participants are encouraged to engage with the course material presented by international experts from academia and beyond through workshops, role plays, case studies, and study visits.

This year’s summer school titled Colonial legacies and diversity governance in a global perspective will focus on the changing relationship between what were once colonizers and colonized peoples. Aspects such as restitution, reparations and the role of new and old minorities will be addressed both theoretically and practically and from multiple perspectives through lectures, workshops and field trips in and around Bozen / South Tyrol.


Lecturers and speakers (alphabetical order)

coming soon!