The Pro Bono Committee’s objectives are to foster worldwide recognition of the principle that access to justice is the right of all individuals and to promote access to justice for all, regardless of their financial means, race, age, ethnicity, gender, or popularity of cause.
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PPID showcase session at IBA Annual Conference 2012 - Lawyers Against Poverty - film
Speakers included microfinance pioneer Muhammad Yunus (above). The session also included the presentation of the Pro Bono Award 2012 to Mr Tong Lihua, Director of the Beijing Children's Legal Aid and Research.
The Committee has established an African Working Group to promote and support the provision of pro bono services. More