Archive for 2023

December, 2023

Vance Center Expands Press Freedom Work with New Funding, New Clients

Reporters Shield   The Vance Center expanded the capacity of its Reporters Shield program thanks to a generous grant from the Oak Foundation.   The first-time grant from the Oak Foundation ha... Read More

December, 2023

Vance Center-Latin Lawyer Survey Recognizes Firms Leading Pro Bono Practice in Latin America

In November, Latin Lawyer published the results of its 16th annual survey of pro bono practice in Latin America, conducted jointly with the Vance Center.   Participation in the survey continued ... Read More

December, 2023

AWW Mentorship Program Joins Global 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence

AWW mentors at a networking event in Johannesburg, November 28, 2023. Photo credit: ENSafrica The annual 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence campaign begins on November 25, Internat... Read More

December, 2023

Vance Center Supports Major UN Report on Environmental Rule of Law

The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) recently released its Second Global Report on the Environmental Rule of Law, one of the UN agency’s flagship reports. The report extensively reli... Read More

December, 2023

Vance Center Files Brief in Landmark Climate Case at Inter-American Court

The Court is considering a request for an advisory opinion outlining the obligations that States owe in relation to the climate emergency under the American Convention on Human Rights. Together w... Read More

December, 2023

WIP Chapters Survey Women’s Representation in Peru and Celebrate Leadership in Mexico

Panelists speak during an event presenting the results of WIP Peru’s survey on women’s representation in Peruvian law firms, November 24, 2023. Photo credit: WIP Perú On November 24,... Read More