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International Legal Aid & Defender System Development Manual

This manual is intended to guide the design and implementation of legal assistance programs for the indigent in developing countries. The manual establishes the right to legal assistance as defended in international law. It provides useful guidance for practitioners on topics such as legal needs assessments, managing and financing legal aid programs, and special issues pertaining to international human rights law and war crimes tribunals. The manual concludes with a useful checklist for creating successful legal aid strategies.

Uploaded on: Nov 14, 2013
Last Updated: Dec 08, 2015

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Resource Type: Practitioner Resources Issues: Criminal Justice, Legal Aid & Public Interest Law Tool Type: Laws, Policies & Legal Analysis Languages: English Regions: > Global