Archive for 2019

June, 2019

Vance Center Continues Expansion of Keep Families Together Initiative

With support from the Tinker Foundation, the Vance Center convened a workshop to expand and strengthen the Keep Families Together initiative, providing pro bono legal support from Central America... Read More

May, 2019

Vance Center Welcomes New Committee Members

Ikenna Emehelu of Norton Rose and Meriam Al-Rashid of Dentons have joined the Vance Center Committee. At Norton Rose, Emehelu helps sponsors, lenders and equity investors structure, negotiate and... Read More

May, 2019

Vance Center Launches Research Project in Sierra Leone on Women’s Incarceration

Vance Center Programs Director Marie-Claude Jean-Baptiste and Pro Bono Practice Fellow Sam Bookman traveled to Freetown, Sierra Leone, to kick off a research project on the causes and consequence... Read More

May, 2019

Vance Center Environment Program Helps Protect Rivers in India

The Environment Program assisted International Rivers in its efforts to preserve free flowing rivers in Sikkim, a state in northeast India. Read More

May, 2019

Vance Center Pursues Activities in Mexico

Latin American Policy Manager Jaime Ch√°vez Alor met in Mexico City with a member of the Lawyers Council for Civil and Economic Rights, as well as other Vance Center partners, initiatives related... Read More

May, 2019

Vance Center Staff Member Publishes Book on Anti Corruption Efforts in Mexico

Vance Center Latin America Policy Manager Jaime Chavez Alor has co-authored a new book, Reforma en material de anticorrupción, which Tirant lo blanch has published. Read More