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Enlisting Australian Law Firms to the Global CLE Pro Bono Movement

BABSEACLE co-directors Bruce Lasky and Wendy Morrish went to Australia in May to secure collaborations with the heads of pro bono at a number of the country’s leading law firms. “Australian firms have done some great things in international pro bono work,” said Lasky, “but one thing they can learn is that while they can’t necessarily go into a courtroom outside Australia, they can still be doing what is considered...

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First BABSEACLE Human Rights Award Given at CEU
Jul09

First BABSEACLE Human Rights Award Given at CEU

In 2011, Co-Director Bruce Lasky received Central European University’s 20th Anniversary Alumni Hero Award. At that time, he established a new award program at CEU for Legal Masters Human Rights Pro-gram graduates, to be given in BABSEACLE’s name. The BABSEACLE Award was presented for the first time this year to Ephrem Birhanu, who completed the CEU LLM in Human Rights with distinction in June. Birhanu is from Woldia,...

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Human Rights Based Access to Justice
Jul09

Human Rights Based Access to Justice

By Laura Milne, Access to Justice and Pro Bono Programme Manager, Hanoi The 2nd Annual Capacity Building –Advocacy Workshop Conference of the Asian Consortium for Human Rights-Based Access to Justice, was held in Pattaya, Thailand from 27 to 29 May 2012. While Bruce was drifting around the Red Sea attending a Conference in Jordan, I and my colleague Hien Thi Bui, travelled to Pattaya to connect with our fellow Consortium members. The...

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