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ISLP holds October 2017 US Board Meeting

ISLP Board Members gathered in Washington DC earlier today to conduct their scheduled October 2017 Board Meeting. Chaired by Joseph Bell and held at Hogan Lovells the three hour session was a fantastic opportunity to bring together Board Members and […]
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Introductory Workshop on negotiating Impact Investments [Nairobi]

ISLP together with its partners and volunteers is organizing a CPD accredited two-day workshop on negotiating impact investments. This event will be held on the 14th and 15th of November at Strathmore University, Nairobi Kenya.   The workshop is led by […]
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Community Land Rights Conference, Stockholm

Last week, ISLP Director of Community Inclusive Development Monika Mehta attended a Community Land and Resource Rights Conference in Stockholm. The Conference entitled “Reducing inequality in a turbulent world: Scaling-up strategies to secure indigenous, community and women’s land rights” took […]
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Albanian Magistrates School: 20th Anniversary

The Albanian Magistrates’ School was proud to celebrate its 20th Anniversary this week, on 2nd October 2017. The ISLP Country Representative, Dinora Aleksi, attended as did the EU Ambassador Romana Vlahutin and  US Ambassador Donald Lu (read the full text of […]
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7th Annual Commercial Law Training Program Reports Record Attendance

ISLP and the Law Society of Zimbabwe have reported a record attendance at their recent back to back CLTPs in Harare and Bulawayo. One participant was so keen he attended both!   ISLP volunteers were Craig Owen White (ISLP Trustee […]
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Commercial Law Training Program- Zimbabwe

ISLP legal experts Craig Owen White and Deon Govender have been undertaking lectures in Zimbabwe this week to help deliver the annual Commercial Law Training Program. The Program is hosted by the Law Society of Zimbabwe (click here for more […]
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SADC Lawyers Conference Panel Success

The ISLP’s Director for Sustainable Development, Katerina Drisi, recently attended the 18th SADCLA Annual Conference and General Meeting a few weeks ago. In  her capacity as a panellist at a session on extractive industry agreements and environmental regulation compliance, she introduced […]
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ISLP Receives Liberia's Highest Honor

The government of Liberia recently awarded the International Senior Lawyers Project with the nation’s highest honor for the strategic, systemic and comprehensive legal support the organization has provided Liberia over the past 11 years.   Liberia’s President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf […]
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The GIIN & ISLP Host Inaugural Legal Practitioners Track European Convening

On the heels of a successful Second Annual Legal Practitioners Track Convening—held in New York in November 2016—ISLP, in collaboration with its partner the Global Impact Investing Network (the GIIN), held its first London-based Legal Practitioners Track Convening on 1-2 […]
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Yaoundé Dialogue on Contract Negotiation and Fiscal Policy in the Extractive Industries

On 27 May 2017 the Secretary General of Cameroon’s Ministry of Mines, Industries and Technological Development opened a three-day regional dialogue for senior government officials on contract negotiation and fiscal policies in the extractive industries.  This was the third in […]
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