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National Agency for Legal Aid (NALA)

Banjul, Gambia
Joined February 2015
Presence in: Gambia

National Agency for Legal Aid was established in 2010 by the Government of The Gambia to provide legal aid to indigent persons through legal representation and advice.

People Associated With This Organization

Ahmed Kemo Ceesay

Gambia  
National Agency for Legal Aid (NALA)
Joined June 2020
Interests: Community / Customary Land Rights, Criminal Justice, Generalist Legal Services
With several years of experience in legal practice, both civil and criminal, and as the head of the institution, my vision for NALA is for it to be a strengthened national institution in The Gambia which will ensure that fundamental legal rights enshrined in the Constitution are enforced, realised and upheld, especially with regard to people charged with criminal offences regardless of background.

Deo Patience Candia

Gambia  
National Agency for Legal Aid (NALA) (Unverified)
Joined May 2018
Interests: Community / Customary Land Rights, Criminal Justice, Generalist Legal Services, Traditional / Customary Justice, Women's Rights
Expert in legal aid, access to justice and legal education.
Ahmed Kemo Ceesay is the network champion (main point of contact) for National Agency for Legal Aid (NALA).

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