25 SEP 2021

13.00 – 15.00


Migrant issues from the viewpoint of Countries of Origin and Countries of Destination – Pro bono support and challenges

This session would look at the problems faced by the migrants in the countries of origin and in the countries of destination and the work which the lawyers have been doing, their ability and constraints in providing the legal services, pro bono or otherwise, and what could be done to make the working life of the migrants in the destination countries more of a pleasant experience than a nightmare.


Henry Rojas |  Philippine Chapter of the Lawyers Beyond Borders

Dato’Ramachelvam | Malaysia Bar Council Migrants, Refugees and Immigration Affairs Committee

Sumitha Kishna | Migrant Forum in Asia

Subhash Chandran | Lawyers Beyond Borders India

John k. Bingham

Madhavan Kallath | Lawyers Beyond Borders