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2011-12_Paralegal_LL_Nigeria-Uganda - Legal Empowerment in Under-Resourced Regions

2011-12_Paralegal_LL_Nigeria-Uganda - Legal Empowerment in Under-Resourced Regions

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Global Rights’ capacity-building work under the USAID-funded Democracy Fund grant focused on several of the poorest and most underserved regions of Nigeria and Uganda where justice institutions are notably weak and/or absent and legal pluralism prevails. In these communities, many residents were...
2011_Bauchi_and_Kano_Human_Rights_Report

2011_Bauchi_and_Kano_Human_Rights_Report

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Rights violations in northern Nigeria, like in most parts of the country, are known to occur but are rarely documented. This lack of credible documentation makes it difficult for civil society organizations toadvocate for appropriate redress with authorities who are much more inclined toward denial...
Paralegal Toolkit on Improving Women

Paralegal Toolkit on Improving Women's Access to Justice in Northern Nigeria - English Version

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Access to justice is an essential component of protecting and enforcing human rights. Vulnerable groups in particular are more susceptible to human rights abuses where they do not have adequate access to justice mechanisms. As such, Global Rights commenced a paralegal program in Northern Nigeria to...
Paralegal Toolkit on Improving Women’s Access to Justice in Northern Nigeria – Hausa Version

Paralegal Toolkit on Improving Women’s Access to Justice in Northern Nigeria – Hausa Version

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Sanin yadda ake yin shari'a, na ]aya daga cikin muhimman sassan kareha}}in bil Adama da tabbatar da shi. Nau'oin mutanen da ke da watamatsala su ne suka fi zama cikin hatsarin a ci zalin, domin ba su sanhanyoyin da za su bi su ga an yi masu adalci ba. Saboda haka ne kungiyar(Gulobal Rayit) Global Rights...
Paralegal_Training_Manual

Paralegal_Training_Manual

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The community-based paralegal movement came about in response tothe need to promote and protect human rights and to provide greateraccess to justice in grass root communities, particularly for marginalized,less privileged, and poor residents. Paralegal services also promotegreater accountability of the...
PWR_Resource Guide

PWR_Resource Guide

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Promoting Women’s Rights: A Resource Guide for LitigatingInternational Law in Domestic Courts was designed as a practical designed as a practicaltool to help lawyers and other legal advocates use internationallaw to advance the promotion and protection of women’s humanrights in their daily lives....
Facilitator_manual_for_Paralegals_Training

Facilitator_manual_for_Paralegals_Training

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The facilitator's manual is designed by the Global Rights to support trainers involved inthe Women's Access to Justice Project for Northern Nigeria. It is accompanied by the'Handout on Improving Women's Access to Justice in Northern Nigeria'. The manual isone of the core tools by the Global Rights to...
Facilitators_Guide_India

Facilitators_Guide_India

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In January 2004, Global Rights initiated a Gender and Law programme inIndia to be implemented in the states of Rajasthan and Karnataka withlocal partner NGOs, academicians and human rights activists across boththe states. They raised the following issues (which ultimately helped focusthe gender and law...
Global_Rights_Nigeria_Littafi_Na - Hausa Language

Global_Rights_Nigeria_Littafi_Na - Hausa Language

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Aikin agajin-adalci a al’umance yana da alaka da bukatar da ke akwai wajen bunkasawa da kare hakkin can adam tare da sammar da adalci managarci ga al’umomi na matakin farko, musamman ma ga marasa rinjaye, marasa galihu da matalauta. Aikin agajin adalci yana kuma taimaka ma tabbatar da aikin gaskiya...