Archives for February 2013

Introducing: Power International and Shauna Gillan

In recent times, IRLI has been working closely with the UK disability organisation Power International.  POWER assists people with disabilities in accessing and promoting their rights, while further maximising their participation in economic and social life.  POWER has an extensive array of programmes and partnerships throughout Africa and Asia, touching on everything from micro finance […]

The faces behind Diversion

A key component of the IRLI ‘Access to Justice’ project has been its partnership with the Malawi Police Services. Since September 2011, an IRLI Programme Lawyer has worked in conjunction with the main Police Station in Lilongwe to implement a diversion programme and provide legal advice and assistance to officers in the police station. IRLI […]