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Lessons learned from the 4th Asia Pro Bono Conference & Legal Ethics Forum
Oct21

Lessons learned from the 4th Asia Pro Bono Conference & Legal Ethics Forum

I attended the 4th Asia Pro Bono Conference & Legal Ethics Forum, September 3rd-6th 2015, in Mandalay, Myanmar. It was a great opportunity for Myanmar lawyers because the country is in a period of positive change and it continues to strengthen its Democratic Rule of Law principles and systems. Many different lawyers from Europe, Asia, America, and Australia also attended the conference. All of the sessions were very lively,...

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Myanmar Pro Bono & Ethics Conference Inspiring Moments
Oct21

Myanmar Pro Bono & Ethics Conference Inspiring Moments

I was fortunate to take part in the 4th Asia Pro Bono Conference & Legal Ethics Forum, in Mandalay, Myanmar. The conference theme was “Building a Noble Legal Profession”. A global consortium, comprising local and international lawyers, law firms, government and non-government personnel, intergovernmental agencies, university academics, law students, and the companies and individuals from the for-profit sector, helped put on this...

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Together forward with pro bono steps
Oct21

Together forward with pro bono steps

         When I first saw a message from my senior interpreter, about the conference, I was very pleased that I would have the opportunity to be a volunteer interpreter. Although, I had never heard about the Pro Bono Conference, I immediately accepted the invitation. Interpreting can be quite challenging, and opportunities like the Pro Bono conference are extremely rare, for young starters like us. Even though I am not a professional...

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