Institute for Researching Crimes against Humanity of the International Law

Institute Activities

Research of the and experimental development in social sciences and Humanities. The University of Sarajevo Institute for Researching Crimes against Humanity of the International Law is a public scientific institution working on tasks that have invaluable value for the scientific investigation of aggression, genocide and other forms of crimes against humanity and International law in the BH territory. As a meritorious and well-known research institute, the Institute presents the research results, informing the world’s scientific and political public about genocide and aggression.

Through systematically and scientifically rigorous obtaining of documents on crimes against humanity and international law, the Institute helps the creation of a documentary basis for the serous elaboration of all forms of crime in the Republic of Bosnia and Herzegovina and the production of scientific expertise. In this way, the systematic improvement of work in the field of investigating crimes against humanity of international law is improved. In addition, scientific and experimental procedures for recording, collecting, classification, input, analysis and collection of collected data are developed. Numerous professional staff from Bosnia and Herzegovina working on research in these areas receives adequate assistance from the Institute or is most directly referred to the implementation of individual projects..


Library and archive

The Institute has a library with its editions since its inception as the other important books on the subject the Institute deals with. The Institute has a modernly equipped archive equipped in which is placed vast archival Institute’s material.


Address: Halida Nazečića St, 4

Tel: 033/561-350