International Development Law Organization

Events

26 January, 2021
Paralegal networks play a critical role in establishing a link between the informal and formal justice systems in the East and Horn of Africa. Countries in the region have different experiences in their application of alternative justice systems and have benefitted from sharing information and best practices to enhance the capacity of paralegal support networks as they promote access to justice...
16 December, 2020
World Justice Challenge Webinar Event  | 16 December 2020 |  16:00 – 17:00 CET​ Access to Justice for All and the COVID-19 Pandemic: Recommendations for Action REGISTER The COVID-19 pandemic has laid bare significant deficits and inequities in fulfilling the promise of UN Sustainable Development Goal 16 to “provide access to justice for all”. By all...
13 November, 2020
The forthcoming Annual Meeting of the Assembly of Parties will take place on 24 November 2020. The Assembly of Parties is IDLO's highest decision-making body. It is composed of Representatives of all Member Parties, which are signatories to the Establishment Agreement of IDLO, with the regular session held in Rome each year. Date:  Tuesday, ...
19 October, 2020
WEBINAR  | 23 October 2020 |  14:00 – 15:30 Rome​ |  8:00 – 9:30 New York​  Justice for Women and Girls: Moving from Commitment to Action Amidst COVID-19 Justice for women and girls is at the core of the 2030 Agenda on Sustainable Development. It provides a foundation for more inclusive development and is essential to ensuring gender equality and...
8 October, 2020
REGIONAL WEBINAR Access to Justice in the Context of COVID-19 in East Africa: Experiences from Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania and Rwanda The declaration of COVID-19 as a public health emergency forced governments around the world to implement rapid response measures to contain the spread of the virus, with limited resource preparedness for response and recovery. Across East Africa, there has...
16 September, 2020
WEBINAR – MULTI-STAKEHOLDER DIALOGUE  | 16 September 2020 |  9:00 – 10:30 EDT Democracy Day in the Time of the Pandemic: A Sustainable Response to the Global Crisis based on Multilateralism and the Rule of Law The international community is observing the International Day of Democracy at a time when the magnitude, implications and gravity of the global crisis...
15 September, 2020
WEBINAR In fragile contexts, the immediate impacts of climate change on precipitation and temperatures risk to combine with political and social tensions exacerbating destructive competition over scarce natural resources. This is tragically evident in Africa’s semi-arid Sahel region, where recurrent droughts, population growth and weak governance ​are increasing pressure on land and water...
1 September, 2020
WEBINAR - PANEL DISCUSSION  | 10 September 2020 |  14:00 – 16:00 CET​ Customary and Informal Justice Systems: Expanding Women’s Access to Justice and Gender Equality 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...
28 July, 2020
WEBINAR Trafficking in persons (TIP) is one of the most serious crimes and a severe human rights violation. Trafficking affects women, men and children and victims regularly face multiple forms of exploitation and violence. Trafficking in persons often involves practices such as slavery, sexual exploitation, child labor, forced labor and forced marriage which are themselves violations of basic...
1 July, 2020
A Series of Online Consultations on Crisis Governance and the Rule of Law The Crisis Governance Forum will host a series of multi-stakeholder dialogues for sharing insights, experiences and solutions among policymakers and practitioners at all levels involved in the COVID-19 crisis management. A main focus of the speakers' interventions, and of the interactive dialogue that...

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