The regionalisation of pro bono work: legal empowerment of communities as a tool for access to justice

Regions in Colombia are the places where the largest number of people live under extreme poverty. These groups also suffer from high levels of unsatisfied legal needs and, in consequence, they don't have access to justice. Pro bono work in Colombia has been focused in Bogotá; however, it is also necessary to address access to justice in the regions.This is where legal education and legal empowerment becomes a powerful tool

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  • Organization: Goméz-Pinzón
  • Author: María Salazar Tamayo
  • Date Created: May 16, 2019
  • Last Updated: June 05, 2019
  • Colombia
  • International Pro Bono Projects