Law Programme Partners

Partner Biography

Africa Legal Aid

There is a need to address the role of lawyers and legal aid in relation to the business community and their protection and promotion of human rights in Africa. Little cross pollination of ideas and ways to work with the business community has taken place. This seminar proposes to discuss a number of areas of potential...

African Network of Constitutional Lawyers (ANCL)

The ANCL is coordinated by a secretariat based at the University of Cape Town (the Democratic Governance & Rights Unit), whose responsibility it is to drive the network, organize the annual meeting, the various governance structures and the working committees, as well as the membership database and website.


American Bar Association - Rule of Law Initiative (ABA - ROLI)

ABA ROLI proposes a program that builds upon its in-country presence and partnerships (both local and international) to continue combating SGBV in South Kivu. The fundamental goal of this program is to enhance the delivery of justice for SGBV survivors, especially in remote areas.

To this end, ABA ROLI proposes to...

Caritas Zambia

Caritas Zambia is a Catholic Organization under the auspices of the Zambia Episcopal Conference (ZEC). The organization’s mandate is to foster and uphold human dignity through promotion of integrated human development. The organization works to empower people to challenge and act to overcome unjust situations in national...

Centre for Human Rights, Faculty of Law, University of Pretoria

This project aims to ensure ratification of the Charter on Democracy, Elections and Governance which would consequentially contribute to the effective implementation and utilization of the right of access to information, media freedom and freedom of expression in Africa. This will be done through strategic training...

Centro de Direitos Humanos (Centre for Human Rights)

As phase 2 of the disability rights and law school project the centre will implement the disability rights course in the LLB and LLM degree and will conduct ourtreach activities on disability rights. They will also lobby the government to adopt the Disability Rights Convention. This project is trying to address the lacunae...

Community Law Centre University of the Western Cape


Supporting African PhD students in socio-economic rights research - PHASE 2
This project is born out of the need to support the development initiatives in the Southern Africa Development Community (SADC) as well as facilitating greater regional integration, through training high...

Department of Sociology, Eduardo Mondlane University, Mozambique (EMU)

Department of Sociology, Eduardo Mondlane University, Mozambique: Eduardo Mondlane University (EMU) was founded in 1962 as the General Studies College of Mozambique. In 1968 it rose to the rank of University and was then called the University of Lourenço Marques (ULM). While still a relatively young University it is the...

International Bar Association

Capacity building and support to the Lubumbashi Bar Association

To provide capacity building and support to the Lubumbashi Bar through skills development, training and CLE, the management of a defence fund and constitutionalism training to enable lawyers to advocate for the protection of the rule of...

Law Society of Zimbabwe

Capacitating the Law Society of Zimbabwe to strengthen self regulation and the independence of the legal profession and to support the rule of law and human rights defenders

This grant provides core funding to the Law Society of Zimbabwe to support self regulation, maintain the independence of the legal profession...

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