For the first time, Kenya’s 4th National Action Plan includes an access to justice commitment focused on the implementation of the Legal Aid Act and the Alternative Justice Systems Policy. You can read more about it here:
We are excited to share with you that network member @AnnetteMbogoh, Executive Director Kituo Cha Sheria- will be in a panel discussion focusing on how community-based models use OGP’s co-creation process to advance justice. The access to justice commitment is spearheaded by Kituo Cha Sheria as the Civil Society lead and the Judiciary as the Government lead.
Other panelists include:
- David M. Vaughn, Chief of Party, USAID New Justice Program, Ukraine
- Representative from Legal Dissemination and Legal Aid Center, Ministry of Law and Human Rights, Indonesia (invited)
- Marieke Wierda, Senior Policy Advisor Rule of Law, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands
This panel discussion is part of the Open Government Partnership (OGP) Coalition on Justice meeting on Thursday, May 27 from 8 - 9:15 EDT / 12 - 1:15pm GMT. Simultaneous interpretation will be provided in English, French and Spanish.
Please click here to register.
You may share the invitation with others interested in advancing justice reforms through OGP.