Legal Empowerment in Action
More than half the world’s population lack meaningful access to justice. They are driven from their land, denied basic services, and intimidated by violence.
In this five-minute video, discover how paralegals and communities are working together to tackle urgent justice challenges in Mozambique, Myanmar, and around the world.
News, Blogs & Stories
Now more than ever, the ability to know, use, and shape the law is critical. The world’s most vulnerable populations—the very communities we support through our legal empowerment efforts—are reeling from the repercussions of lockdowns and quarantines. Increasingly, access to health care, sick leave, and assistance with unemployment will hinge…Read More
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