Women in the Profession

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

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

April, 2023

Vance Center Continues Promoting Women’s Leadership and Mentorship in South Africa

Representatives of the South Africa Women Lawyers Association at the AWW welcome event. (Photo credit: Bowmans) The AWW project, which aims to support young women of color to advance to senior le... Read More

March, 2023

March at the Vance Center: A Month of Celebrating Women in the Legal Profession

Attendees at WIP and WIP Colombia’s event in Cartagena, Colombia, March 22, 2023. (Photo Credit: Tico Photography) The series of March events kicked off in Colombia, where the Vance Center... Read More

February, 2023

Vance Center Mentorship Program Participants Lead Community Legal Information Clinic in South Africa

AWW mentees at the legal information clinic in Atteridgeville, South Africa. (Photo credit: Kim Lamont) In support of women of color in the legal profession in South Africa, four mentees from the... Read More

November, 2022

Vance Center Panels Consider Free Trade and Empowerment of Women Lawyers

As part of its African Legal Fellows webinar series, the Vance Center organized with the law firm Oraro & Company Advocates a webinar –“The African Continental Free Trade Area Agreement (AFCF... Read More