The Development of the International Externship Clinic in Myanmar
Feb27

The Development of the International Externship Clinic in Myanmar

BABSEACLE has been hosting and coordinating the placements of externs since 2004 throughout many countries in Asia.  The participants have come from more than 20 countries, and more than 75 universities, worldwide. Beginning in July 2015 Myanmar, as a country where international externs have been place, and local externs have come from, was added to this list. Since then, we have hosted two more Myanmar Externship Clinics that focused...

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Sharing The Global Path and Future of CLE in Myanmar at UNDP ROL meeting
Nov11

Sharing The Global Path and Future of CLE in Myanmar at UNDP ROL meeting

Every month, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) conducts a Rule of Law Coordinating meeting at their office and many UN agencies, INGOs, NGOs and CSOs working in the are of access to justice attend.. During this meeting, each organization shares what they have done during the last month and  update on what their plans are for the next month. Also  organizations are invited to do presentations on their work and plans for...

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Learning and Experiencing:  Doing hands on work with  BABSEACLE
Oct14

Learning and Experiencing:  Doing hands on work with  BABSEACLE

                                                    INTERNSHIP EXPERIENCE 1st-30th JULY 2016 Dear Friends and Supporters of Bridge Across Borders South East Asia Community Legal Education Initiative (BABSEACLE) and BABSEACLE Australia, I am so grateful that I became part of the BABSEACLE/Australia team for a month and though my internship is coming to an end, I have had a solid experience from doing Clinical Legal Education (CLE)...

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Pyay Externship
Oct14

Pyay Externship

After a week-long workshop in Yangon, Myanmar on July 10 2016, our group of four Australian students travelled to a town called Pyay, accompanied by University of New England lecturer, Jonathan Liljeblad, and Bridges Across Borders Southeast Asia Community Legal Education Initiative (BABSEACLE) Program Development Manager, Kyaw Htin. The bumpy, seven-hour journey was an excellent opportunity for us to soak up rural Myanmar, and to...

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From Student to Trainer: Teaching CLE English in Myanmar
Oct12

From Student to Trainer: Teaching CLE English in Myanmar

In July, 2016, four students from the Australian National University and the University of Queensland, undertook a four week Legal Studies Externship, with Bridges Across Borders Southeast Asia Community Legal Education Initiative (BABSEACLE). The externship began with a week of intensive training, in Yangon, on interactive teaching methods, access to justice and promoting an ethical legal profession. The training was undertaken by...

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My Experience as an Intern at BABSEACLE Myanmar Office

I am a Fourth Year Law Student at Taungoo University, Myanmar, and was an intern, at the Bridges Across Borders Southeast Asia Community Legal Education Initiative (BABSEACLE) Myanmar office from the 2nd to the 31st of May, 2016. At the office, I had a wonderful experience, gained valuable knowledge, got beautiful memories and developed fantastic skills and values. I wanted to become an intern immediately after I saw an advertisement...

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