Synergizing Legal Ethics, Pro Bono, Justice Education and Legal Aid to Achieve Greater Access to Justice (Program)
Bruce Lasky, Bridges Across Borders Southeast Asia (BABSEA) Community Legal Education (CLE) Initiative (Thailand) (Moderator); Suphamat Phonphra, BABSEA CLE (Thailand); Nattakan Chomputhong, BABSEA CLE (Thailand); and Wendy Morrish, BABSEA CLE (Thailand)
Synergizing Legal Ethics, Pro Bono, Justice Education and Legal Aid to Achieve Greater Access to Justice
The program will provide an overview of the current legal ethics, pro bono, justice education, legal education and legal aid movements in the Asia region that are working in synergy to better achieve access to justice and rule of law. The program will focus on ways and means this collaboration began, is currently existing and future steps. There will be a focus on successes, challenges and ways challenges have been overcome as well as ways and means to potentially replicate this movement in other regions and globally.