BABSEA CLE Quarterly Newsletter April 2014
Jul17

BABSEA CLE Quarterly Newsletter April 2014

Download PDF version April 2014 Dear BABSEA CLE Friends and Supporters, Happy Laos, Thailand, Cambodia and Myanmar New Year. For the past yearly quarter BABSEA CLE, and its many partners, were involved in numerous and successful workshops and events, in the region. This quarterly newsletter is full of articles that were written by, and about, the experiences of our hardworking BABSEA CLE members, interns, and partners. It will...

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BABSEA CLE Quarterly Newsletter July 2014
Jul17

BABSEA CLE Quarterly Newsletter July 2014

Download PDF version July 2014 Dear BABSEA CLE Friends and Supporters, To mark the end of the second quarter of 2014, we have gathered a round-up of BABSEA CLE news from April to June with reports on activities and events we have been involved in from across the region and around the world. This newsletter is filled with passionate articles written by our hardworking  BABSEA CLE team members, interns, volunteers, and partners. Thank...

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Preparing for the 3rd Southeast Asia/Asia Pro Bono Conference & Workshop
Jul01

Preparing for the 3rd Southeast Asia/Asia Pro Bono Conference & Workshop

By: Alexis Duecker (BABSEACLE Intern) As a rising third year student at Drexel University School of Law in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA, I am spending this summer and fall in what some would consider an unorthodox way: I am interning with BABSEACLE in Chiang Mai, Thailand.  Since arriving in Chiang Mai in late May, much of my time has been dedicated to planning for the 3rd Southeast Asia/Asia Pro Bono Conference & Workshop,...

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The Remarkable Pace Of CLE In Myanmar
Jul01

The Remarkable Pace Of CLE In Myanmar

By Helen Yandell Director, BABSEACLE BABSEACLE, in consortium with Herbert Smith Freehills (HSF) and DLA Piper/New Perimeter, have undertaken the role in assisting to establish and strengthen university-based and community-based Clinical Legal Education (CLE) programmes in Myanmar. This nationwide programme is co-supported under the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). The first quarter of this programme’s first year has seen...

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Test Teaching the BABSEACLE
Jun30

Test Teaching the BABSEACLE

By James Jewitt, BABSEACLE Volunteer The CLE English Manual, written by BABSEACLE director Kevin Morley and Sophie Geoghegan, a member of the Thailand team, is designed to teach students how to use the manual and how to improve their English language skills. It also introduces them to legal concepts, legal ethics and clinical legal education (CLE), in English rather than their mother tongue, because English has become a second...

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