International Development Law Organization

Events

8 June, 2020
The Conference follows the 2019 Rome Conference on “Peaceful, Just and Inclusive Societies: Sustainable Development Goal 16 implementation and the path towards leaving no one behind” and is the first of a series of conferences to be co-organized by UNDESA and IDLO with the Italian Government during the forthcoming Decade of Action and Delivery for...
16 March, 2020
SIDE EVENT Women Delivering Justice: What's Next for SDG 16.7 and Women Justice Professionals As the world commemorates twenty-five years of the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action (BPFA), women continue to struggle for equal representation in justice sectors around the world. Although women justice professionals have been making incremental headway in achieving gender parity, ...
10 March, 2020
SIDE EVENT Women and Customary and Informal Justice Systems: Engagement and Action Around the world, people claim rights and resolve disputes and grievances through a range of justice mechanisms. In many settings, however, it is estimated that 80-90 per cent of disputes are dealt with outside the formal courts. Women, among others, often resort to customary and informal justice systems (...
11 March, 2020
SIDE EVENT Justice for Women​ and Girls - From BPFA to SDGs: Moving from Commitments to Outcomes Justice for women and girls is at the core of 2030 Agenda. It provides a foundation for more sustainable and inclusive development and is essential to the aspiration of the Beijing Platform for Action to ensure gender equality and the empowerment of women and girls everywhere...
2 March, 2020
East Africa Regional Forum - Alternative Dispute Resolution & Customary and Informal Justice: Advancing SDG16 and Pathways to Justice IDLO, together with the Government of Kenya and the International Commission of Jurists have convened a prominent line-up of leading African lawyers and legal thought leaders to the East Africa Regional Forum in Nairobi 2-3 March 2020. The Forum is...
27 February, 2020
ROUNDTABLE PANEL: Gender-based Violence Survivors at the Core of Justice Programming Gender-based violence (GBV) against women and girls remains one of the most pressing justice challenges of our times and the most widespread violation of women’s human rights. The WHO estimates that intimate partner violence, which is the most prevalent form of gender-based violence, affects one in three women...
7 November, 2019
EVENT - Linking Peace, Justice and Development through Good Governance in the SDGs: The Role of Independent Oversight The event will focus on the crucial role of independent oversight institutions in delivering peace and security, rule of law and justice, and good governance as envisaged in Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 16. Highlighting the catalytic nature of SDG 16 for the wider 2030...
9 October, 2019
Join a dialogue with renowned experts and practitioners and share your thoughts and ideas on how to deliver justice for women and girls. Issues of significance in the lives of women and girls such as family disputes, access to land and gender-based violence are often resolved by chiefs, elders, religious leaders or similar customary and informal actors because formal justice systems are...
8 October, 2019
The nature of rule of law programming is changing in response to a series of external and internal drivers. Today, concerted efforts to strengthen the rule of law are more necessary than ever in a rapidly changing world characterized by growing insecurity and instability, recurring and protracted conflict and violence, increasing inequality, exclusion and discrimination, where international human...
9 August, 2019
La Organización Internacional de Derecho para el Desarrollo (IDLO) invita el público de San Pedro Sula a una exposición fotográfica que muestra el talento de un grupo de jóvenes del sector Rivera Hernández. Cada obra revela historias de esperanza y retratos de personas que con su trabajo y actitud positiva están generando un cambio en la comunidad.  IDLO, desde un enfoque basado en el...

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