Bogotá, 22 July 2014, Lawyers without Borders Canada (LWBC) took part in the forum “Visions of International Law and its application in Colombia” organized by the Colombian Attorney General´s Office (Fiscalía General de la Nación) and the magazine Semana. LWBC´s Director General Pascal Paradis participated in the panel “Crimes against Humanity in the Colombian context”, alongside Javier Ciurlizza, Director of International Crisis Group for the Americas and the Caribbean, Augusto Ibañez, former President of the Colombian Supreme Court and Ricardo Forero, legal adviser to the Ministry of Defense.
Strategic Human Rights Litigation in the Caribbean: A Practical Workshop & Manual
Thursday, June 26th, 2014, Lawyers Without Borders Canada (LWBC) volunteers, Mr. Christopher Campbell-Duruflé and Mr. Jean- Sébastien Clément delivered workshops on strategic litigation for human rights non-governmental organizations (NGOs) and lawyers in Jamaica. The workshops were a part of a two-day conference hosted by Jamaicans for Justice. As part of this initiative, LWBC compiled a full-length human rights strategic litigation in the Caribbean context guidebook. Hardcopies of a shortened strategic litigation manual and three copies of the IACHR 2012 report on Jamaica were distributed to conference participants. The purpose of this initiative was to empower civil society to defend the rights and freedoms of all through training in strategic litigation.
ASFC ouvre un appel de candidatures pour les postes suivants:
- Représentant(e) ASFC en Haïti
- Coordinateur/trice administration et finances
- Conseiller(e) juridique senior