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Is It Time For the Media to Intervene in Strasbourg?

This new article argues that the media community in Europe should act with urgency to make greater use of ‘third party interventions’ before the European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg.  Third party interventions provide an opportunity for the media […]
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ISLP's Albania project experts welcome new British Embassy Tirana's new Head of Programmes

ISLP provided a series of five trainings to judges and proseuctors at the Albanian Magistrates School in 2016 as part of the country’s ongoing justice reform programme.  ISLP’s work was fully funded by the UK Government and supported by the […]
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ISLP Colombia Murder Trial Observation Report Calls for Protection of Witnesses and Human Rights Defenders

ISLP recently observed a court hearing in which human rights defender and lawyer, Yessika Hoyos Morales, gave testimony in the trial of the man accused of ordering the killing of her own father.  ISLP’s criminal law expert, Jacqueline Vallejo, acted […]
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ISLP's Director for Sustainable Development moderates session on Natural Resource-based Development

  Katerina Drisi, ISLP’s Director for Sustainable Development, attended the Seventh Plenary Meeting of the Policy Dialogue on Natural-Resource-based Development, organized by the OECD Development Centre and G7 CONNEX Initiative in Paris, to moderate a session on the Terms of […]
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ISLP and Bright Line Law Deliver Training Workshop for Albanian Judges and Prosecutors

In collaboration with ISLP,  Jonathan Fisher QC, Lead Counsel, and Anita Clifford, Senior Associate, of The White Collar Crime Centre at Bright Line Law, travelled from London to Tirana to deliver a two-day training workshop at the Albanian Magistrates School for  Albanian […]
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ISLP Lawyer Attends Trial of Murdered Trade Unionist in Colombia

ISLP has organized for an expert criminal lawyer to attend the trial of murdered trade unionist, Jorge Darío Hoyos Morales, as an independent observer. Mr Morales was assassinated in March 2001, allegedly by members of the Colombian military who are […]
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ISLP Hosts Thai Election Observers

ISLP hosted a roundtable event on Election Day with Suan Dusit Poll, a Thai polling organization that provides academic services in domestic survey research. The group were in New York at the end of a multi-city tour to observe polling sites […]
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GIIN & ISLP Host Second Annual Legal Practitioners Track meeting

Hosted by ISLP partner law firm Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe, the second annual meeting of the Legal Practitioners Track – a joint initiative between the Global Impact Investing Network (GIIN) and ISLP – was a day-long event of practical working […]
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Katherine Mulhern is the new Executive Director of ISLP

ISLP has named Katherine Mulhern as its next Executive Director. Mulhern brings an unusual combination of experience. As well as having been a senior partner in an international law firm with a cross-border practice focused on large financial and sovereign […]
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Inaugural issue of the Legal Practitioners Track quarterly Legal Tracker series

ISLP is pleased to share the inaugural issue of the GIIN/ISLP Legal Practitioners Track quarterly Legal Tracker series. The LPT launched this initiative to track key legal and regulatory developments affecting the impact investing space. With the pro bono assistance […]
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