Archive for 2021

June, 2021

Pro Bono Promotion Updates

The Vance Center and co-organizers Fundación Pro Bono Colombia and Universidad del Rosario recently convened virtually the annual pro bono conference of the Pro Bono Network of the Americas. Read More

June, 2021

Vance Center Co-Organizes Panel on Diversity in the Pro Bono Profession

Director of Pro Bono Partnerships Jorge Escobedo participated in the recent panel “Advancing Equity: Pro Bono Leaders Discuss Their Career Paths and Bringing Increased Diversity to Pro Bono Rol... Read More

June, 2021

The Vance Center Joins Webinar on Mentorship in Law Firms

The Vance Center’s Women in the Profession program co-hosted with the Asociacion Iberoamericana de Propiedad Intelectual (ASIPI) a webinar entitled “Mentorship in Law Firms and New Genera... Read More

June, 2021

Vance Center Gets Recognition Before UN Human Rights Council

United Nations Special Rapporteur on the Independence of Judges and Lawyers Diego García Sayán recognized the Vance Center’s research on the challenges for judicial independence from the COVI... Read More

June, 2021

The Vance Center Supports Guatemalan Judge Erika Aifán

As part of the Vance Center's longtime support for judicial independence and integrity in Guatemala, including on behalf of the Guatemalan Association of Judges for Integrity, co-counsel Professo... Read More

June, 2021

Vance Center Joins Discussion of Threats to NGOs in Guatemala

Continuing the Vance Center’s engagement in rule-of-law issues in Guatemala, Latin America Policy Director Jaime Chavez Alor joined representatives of  Alianza por las Reformas,the Office ... Read More