On 11-16 December 2017, the 5th edition of the Great Lakes Regional Training Programme in International Humanitarian Law and Human Rights took place in Kigali. This time, 72 students and lecturers from 24 universities were empowered with knowledge and skills in relation with rules applicable in armed conflicts, and human rights.

Nkumba University was among the 10 Universities that participated from Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda. It is the first time since 2013 that English speaking countries have been accepted to join this regional Programme which started focusing on Burundi, DR Congo and Rwanda.

A team from Nkumba University School of Law is participating in the 5th edition of Regional Moot Court Competition in International Humanitarian Law and Human Rights in Kigali (11th - 16th December, 2017).