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Event Date:
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...
“Women’s participation is not simply ‘the right thing to do’. It can also lead to better justice outcomes and experiences,” stated IDLO’s Director of Programs Erwin van der Borght at the opening of the Regional Symposium of African Women Judges held...
By Nada Riahi, IDLO Program Manager for Tunisia, and Raffaella Pizzamiglio, IDLO Research Associate Tunisian women professionals have made significant strides in their rate of participation in the justice sector in recent years.  IDLO's...
Women’s Professional Participation in Tunisia’s Justice Sector: Pathways and Opportunities focuses on progress and remaining challenges towards equal professional participation within Tunisia’s justice institutions and the barriers to equality and access to justice. IDLO's report is the most thorough investigation of women’s professional participation in Tunisia’s justice sector to date, shedding light on both the progress that has been made and the obstacles that persist. Based on a...
As countries seek to make progress towards achieving Sustainable Development Goal 16, there is growing recognition that it is essential to work with both state and non-state justice systems to strengthen the rule of law and effectively prevent and...
Legal regulation is an essential tool for governments to promote healthy diets and physical activity to curb non-communicable diseases, IDLO told participants of a conference organized by the Association of Schools of Public Health in Africa (...
“As the Knowledge Platform launches its Annual Conference to discuss gaps in power, partnerships, learning, innovation, rhetoric and practice, IDLO sees an opportunity to build bridges to close the access to justice gap which deprives millions of...
Promoting Healthy Diets and Physical Activity in Tanzania IDLO is implementing a project in Tanzania and four other countries that aims to strengthen the country’s capacity to promote healthy diets and increase physical activity for the...
Promoting Healthy Diets and Physical Activity in Kenya IDLO is implementing a project in Kenya and other four countries that aims to strengthen the country’s capacity to promote healthy diets and increase physical activity for the...
STATEMENT OF THE INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT LAW ORGANIZATION The Sixth Committee of the 74th Session of the UN General Assembly Agenda Item 83: The Rule of Law at the National and International Levels New York Delivered by Djordje...
“We are delighted that Uganda has joined IDLO,” remarked IDLO Director-General Irene Khan. “By becoming a Member, Uganda is sending a very clear message about its commitment to the rule of law and advancing access to justice.” The Republic of...
Event Date:
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-...
Event Date:
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...
74th Session of the United Nations General Assembly: High-level Forum Event on Advancing Women’s Roles and Rights amid Global Challenges STATEMENT OF THE INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT LAW ORGANIZATION Delivered by Irene Khan, Director-General...
74th Session of the United Nations General Assembly: High-level Meeting on Somalia STATEMENT OF THE INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT LAW ORGANIZATION New York Delivered by Irene Khan, Director-General, IDLO   Excellencies,...

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