A unique experience

Participating in the Jean-Pictet Competition is an unforgettable experience. Discover why!

An incredible network

More than 2900 alumni included in the new "Directory of Picteists" updated every year receive it free of charge. Read more...

2021 editions

The 35th and 36th editions of the Competition will take place in Durrës (Albania) and Denpasar (Indonesia) in 2021. Read more...

Jean Pictet during the final of the 1991 edition.

Jean Pictet

In 1989, Jean Pictet (1914-2002), the greatest international humanitarian law specialist, accepted to give his name to the Competition.

About us

Committee for the Jean-Pictet Competition

The Committee for the Jean-Pictet Competition (Comité pour le Concours Jean-Pictet, CCJP) is a not-for-profit association organising the Competition every year. Read more...

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