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.

The...

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

The Centre for Human Rights, based at the Faculty of Law, University of Pretoria, is both an academic department and a non-governmental organisation. The Centre was established in the Faculty of Law, University of Pretoria, in 1986, as part of domestic efforts against the apartheid system of the time. The Centre for Human...

Community Law Centre University of the Western Cape

The Community Law Centre, forming part of the Law Faculty at the University of the Western Cape (‘the Centre’), was established in 1990 and works to realise the democratic values and human rights enshrined in South Africa’s Constitution. It is founded on the belief that our constitutional order must promote good governance...

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...

Forum das Associacoes Mocambicamas dos Deficientes (FAMOD)

AMUSAM was established in 2013 with and the assistance of Forúm das Associações Moçambicanas de Deficiêntes (FAMOD) with OSISA’s support. AMUSAM’s vision is: an inclusive society, where mental health users have access to the same opportunities under equal conditions as others, so as to have an independent life and respect for their inherent...

International Bar Association

Established in 1947, the International Bar Association (IBA) is the world’s leading organisation of international legal practitioners, bar associations and law societies. The IBA influences the development of international law and shapes the future of the legal...

Law Society of Zimbabwe

The Law Society of Zimbabwe (LSZ) is a statutory body regulating the practice of law by registered legal practitioners in Zimbabwe. It is autonomous and is the body by which the legal profession in Zimbabwe self regulates. With an independent legal profession, the LSZ provides a basis for an independent judiciary in...

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