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Observing Summer School in Viet Nam
Oct13

Observing Summer School in Viet Nam

by Sukrat Baber, BABSEACLE Legal Studies Clinic Before arriving in Chiang Mai, I chose Viet Nam as my preferred placement for my internship with BABSEACLE. Then it seemed I would stay in Thailand for the entire time — and then, I was lucky enough to get support, and I was on my way to Can Tho. I would be one of the official event reporters at the 2012 CLE Summer School at Can Tho University. The first day of summer school was sharply...

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Growing Pro Bono in Southeast Asia
Oct13

Growing Pro Bono in Southeast Asia

BABSEACLE Organize First-Ever Pro Bono Conference in the Region By Laura Milne, Access to Justice and Pro Bono Programme Manager, Hanoi If a tree falls in the forest and no one hears it, does it make a sound? That was the question Malathi Das, President of LAWASIA, the Law Association for Asia and the Pacific, posed to the delegates of the 1st Southeast Asia Pro Bono Conference during her keynote address. Some 150 delegates to the...

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Developing Law Clinics – by Going to Summer School!
Oct13

Developing Law Clinics – by Going to Summer School!

by Richard Grimes, Director of Clinical Programmes, University of York Law School, UK, and Rebecca Parker, Pro-Bono Coordinator and Supervising Solicitor, The College of Law Legal Advice Centre, Birmingham, UK In late July and early August, a team of international experts travelled to Can Tho University in Viet Nam as part of the latest BABSEACLE Initiative. There, they conducted a successful CLE ‘Summer School’ and assisted in the...

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