Archive for 2020

November, 2020

Vance Center Addresses Pro Bono Expansion and Migration Rights in Latin America

The Vance Center organized this month with Fundación Pro Bono Colombia an international forum on pro bono practice and access to justice, co-sponsored by USAID.  Read More

November, 2020

Vance Center Authors Report on Justice in the Americas Amidst COVID-19

The Vance Center, together with the International Legal Assistance Consortium, published the report “Justice in the times of COVID-19, Challenges to the Judiciary in Latin America & the Caribbe... Read More

November, 2020

Vance Center Launches Africa Pro Bono Series

In partnership with South Africa’s and Nigeria’s Public Interest Law Partnership (PILP), and the Pro Bono Clearing House, the Vance Center began the first Africa Pro Bono Series, ... Read More

November, 2020

Women in the Profession Program Reports on Domestic Violence during the Pandemic

The Vance Center and international law firm Paul Hastings produced the report “A New COVID-19 Crisis: Domestic Abuse Rising in Latin America”, assessing how Latin America governments and civi... Read More

November, 2020

Vance Center Celebrates International Pro Bono Excellence

The Vance Center held its fifth annual Celebration of International Pro Bono Excellence, recognizing the pro bono achievements of five law firms and giving special recognition to Vance Center Com... Read More

October, 2020

Vance Center Organizes Training for Sierra Leone Police

(Photo Credit: Isabella Cordua) The Vance Center and local partner organization AdvocAid[1] facilitated a series of training workshops for police officers in Sierra Leone, as part of the Vance Ce... Read More