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ISLP Board Chair Joe Bell has stepped down, with new Co-Chairs Chris Cross and Boris Dolgonos appointed

Joseph C. Bell has stepped down from his position as Board Chair of the ISLP, which took effect on 1st January 2018. One of the original directors of ISLP, Joe has been a board member for all 17 years of […]
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ISLP recruiting Kenya focused Consultant to join CID Team

ISLP is currently seeking to hire a highly motivated, creative and collaborative professional to lead a program of strategic legal assistance to empower civil society to advance equitable, sustainable, community-inclusive development in Kenya.   The Program Through our Kenya Program, […]
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US Treasury Imposes Sanctions after Congo Copper Sector Review

At the beginning of November, The Carter Center published the first part of “A State Affair: Privatizing Congo’s Copper Sector”, a comprehensive report on the contractual and financial practices of the Democratic Republic of Congo’s state-owned mining company, Gécamines, and its most important investment partners.  […]
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Christmas Greetings from the Natural Resource Management Team!

View our latest video by clicking on the text here: Seasons Greetings!   An update on a brilliant year and a festive message from our Director of Natural Resource Management Katerina Drisi! “2017 has been fantastic year for ISLP’s government […]
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Strengthening Constitutionality and the Rule of Law in The Gambia

  Over the 20th and 21st of December 2017, a Lawyer’s Conference entitled “Strengthening Constitutionality and the Rule of Law in The Gambia” is in progress which ISLP’s In Country Legal Fellow Alessandra Mistura is attending.   The conference, organized by […]
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Open Society MEL Jamboree

Our Director of Strategy recently participated in a Monitoring, Evaluation & Learning (MEL) Jamboree hosted by one of our key funders, the Open Society Foundation’s Fiscal Governance Program.   Led by the Program’s MEL Manager Megan Colnar and facilitated by […]
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CID Team Seeking New Myanmar In Country Consultant!

ISLP is seeking to hire a Myanmar-based consultant to help facilitate a program of strategic legal assistance to empower civil society to advance equitable, sustainable, community-inclusive development in Myanmar.   The Consultant will be expected to help facilitate work for […]
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10 Key Takeaways from the UN Global Forum

  Monika Mehta, the Community Inclusive Development Director for ISLP, recently chaired an important ‘How Lawyers Can Help Communities Access Remedy’  session at the UN Global Forum on Business and Human Rights at the end of November.   Following the […]
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ISLP in Albania

Former Chief Magistrate for England and Wales Howard Riddle has arrived in Albania to advise on the implementation of amendments to the bilateral agreement on prisoner transfer​ between the UK and Albania. Working with him is Albanian law enforcement expert […]
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ISLP Myanmar Photobook Fundraising Event Success

  On Tuesday 5th December ISLP held an event to showcase the photographs that Megan Ghiroli took of the communities displaced by the the Thilawa Southern Economic Zone in Myanmar from 2015. Her Phonebook ‘No Land, Nor Hands’ was the […]
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