Archive for 2023

September, 2023

Access to Justice Practicum Returns with Second Cohort from Brazil, Chile and Peru

The three “practitioners” will work for one year at the Alianza Pro Bono Perú, Fundación Pro Bono Chile, and Women in Law Mentoring Brazil, respectively. Lawyers from the local pro bono cl... Read More

August, 2023

Observations from the Brazilian Amazon: Attending “O Chamado do Cacique Raoni”

By Nathalya Desterro, Vance Center Environment Program Advisor  The Call of Chief Raoni was the second event of its kind, described by organizers as a “great global gathering of Mother Earth g... Read More

July, 2023

Vance Center Leads Panel on International Pro Bono Practice and Rule of Law at World Law Congress

On July 20, the New York City Bar Association hosted the first day of the World Law Congress, as Vance Center staff and Committee members participated in multiple panels. Read More

July, 2023

Vance Center Participates in Pro Bono Network Roundtable in Costa Rica

Vance Center Committee Latin America Vice-Chair Antonia Stolper and Latin America Policy Director Jaime Chávez Alor last week joined a two-day roundtable organized by the Pro Bono Network of the... Read More

July, 2023

Vance Center Engages at Pan African Lawyers Union Conference in Zambia

In early July, Vance Center Africa Program Director Adaobi Egboka traveled to Zambia to explore new programmatic opportunities, meet with existing and prospective partners, and attend the annual ... Read More

July, 2023

Women in the Profession Program Launches Ethiopian Chapter

The Vance Center’s Women in the Profession (WIP) program has expanded its network with the launch of a new chapter in Ethiopia. Read More