A unique experience

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

An incredible network

More than 2000 alumni included in the new "Directory of Picteists" updated twice a year receive it free of charge. Read more...

2020 editions

The 33rd and 34th editions of the Competition will take place in Denpasar (Indonesia) in February-March 2020. 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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