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THEO MATLAWE

South Africa  
Access to Justice for Marginalized... (Unverified)
Joined March 2019
Interests: Generalist Legal Services
ORKNEY COMMUNITY LEGAL DEVELOPMENT AND EDUCATION CENTRE HAS BEEN IN EXISTENCE
SINCE 1992 DUE TO COMMUNITY MEMBERS WHO NEED AN ASSISTANCE TOWARDS THE HUMAN RIGHTS AND SOCIO-LEGAL PROBLEM AND IT WAS FIRST FUNDED BY E.U ( EUROPEAN UNION ) WHERE THE ORGANISATION HAD THE OPPORTUNITY TO PROVIDE FREE LEGAL SERVICE TO COMMUNITY AND CONDUCTS HUMAN RIGHTS EDUCATION PROGRAMMES, PRACTICE AND ADVOCACY ON ISSUES SUCH AS TB,HIV AND AIDS AMONGST OTHERS.

THE PROJECTS GEOGRAPHICALLY BASED IS VERY LARGE AND WE COVER A LARGE PART OF THE NORTH WEST PROVINCE THAT IS SURROUNDED BY MINES IN THE PROVINCE TO MOST MEN WOMEN IRRESPECTIVE OF AGE. WE ARE IN THE CENTRE OF KOSH AREA,WHERE PEOPLE OBTAIN FREE LEGAL ADVICE AND ASSISTANCE.


VISION : ACCESS TO JUSTICE FOR THE MARGINALISED COMMUNITITIES


MISSION : 1. PROMOTING A HEALTHY LEGAL HUMAN RIGHTS AWARNESS, PRACTICE AND ENDING EPIDEMICS SUCH AS TB, HIV AND AIDS AMONGST OTHERS.
2. TO PROVIDE FREE LEGAL SERVICES TO DESTITUTE,DISADVANTAGED COMMUNITIES AS THEY ALSO DESERVE ACCESS TO JUSTICE
3. TO CHALLENGE THE IMPURITY IN THE REGION
5. TO DEVELOP AND STRENGTHEN NETWORK OF COMMUNITIES AND RELEVANT LEGAL NGO`S,INSTITUTIONS AND DEPARTMENTS SUCH AS LEGAL AID BOARD , CCMA,PUBLIC PROTECTOR,DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE,SOCIAL AND WALFARE,HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION,CHILD PROTECTION UNITS ETC. FOR THE COMMUNITY TO RECEIVE RELEVENTLEGAL ASSISTANCE

6. TO UTILIZE LITIGATION TO REALISE RIGHTS

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