Agenda | 11th Asia Pro Bono Conference

The following is an outline overview of the dates and times for the sessions.  Please note in addition to these core sessions there may be additional sessions and activities outside these times and dates.

 The programme is in draft format and subject to change.

All times are in Indochina Time (ICT).

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16 September 2022
17 September 2022
18 September 2022

16 SEPTEMBER 2022

8.30 – 10.00

Opening Ceremony

Interpretation

10.30 – 12.30

What is Pro Bono and Why Should Legal Service Providers Do It

Interpretation

13.30 – 15.00

Working Pro Bono in Lao PDR

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Institutionalizing Access to Justice Through Large Law Firm Pro Bono Collaborations

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Combating GBV through Pro Bono and Access to Justice service focusing on Legal Aid and Paralegal in Nepal

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Sustaining Access to Justice through Pro Bono Legal Aid Networks in Myanmar

Interpretation

15.30 – 17.30

Collective Collaborations Achieving Greater Access to Justice

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17 SEPTEMBER 2022

8.30 – 10.30

Asia Pro Bono Roundtables: Institutionalizing Pro Bono to Assist in Achieving the SDG and ESG

Interpretation

11.00 – 12.30

Pro Bono Capacity Building

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Affordable Law Firm – the Solution for the Sandwich Class in the Community

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Supporting survivors of Gender Based Violence through a Pro Bono and Access to Justice Partnership

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Interviewing Victims of Human Trafficking- Simulation Exercise for Lawyers and Paralegals Providing Pro Bono Services (Part I)

Interpretation

Strengthening Collaborations: The United Nations and Pro Bono Legal Service Providing Workshop

Interpretation

13.30 – 15.00

Pro Bono Support for Persons Living with Disabilities

Interpretation

Business and Human Rights for Human Security in Asia

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Assisted Reproduction : Emerging Reproductive Rights Issues in Asia: How Pro Bono can Support in Building the Capacity of Lawyers on Understanding Personal Rights Aspects of Assisted Reproduction

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Strategic Pro Bono Programs for Vulnerable Groups

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Interviewing Victims of Human Trafficking- Simulation Exercise for Lawyers and Paralegals Providing Pro Bono Services (Part II)

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The Regional Asia Clinical Legal Education Mock Pre-Trial Workshop and Event: Pro Bono in Practice

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15.30 – 17.30

Increasing Access to Justice: Regional Experiences of Pro Bono and Legal Aid Working Together

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18 SEPTEMBER 2022

8.30 – 10.30

The Institutional Role of Bar Associations in Supporting and Strengthening Pro Bono

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11.00 – 12.30

Institutionalizing Pro Bono and Access to Justice Systems Through Justice Education

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The Role of Clearinghouses in Institutionalising Pro Bono – ​Developing and Strengthening Pro Bono Infrastructure

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Enhancing Access to Justice Through Collective Impact

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Institutionalizing Pro-bono Legal Service and Access to Justice System in Nepal

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13.30 – 15.30

Pro Bono Reporting: A Benefit and a Must

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Access to Justice Through Paralegal Pro Bono Support

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Sustaining Pro Bono Legal Service Providing Through Communities of Practice Groups in Myanmar

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Limiting the Use of The Death Penalty Through Pro Bono & Access to Justice Services

Practical and Ethical Legal Skills Virtual Trainings for Legal Service Providers

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Pro Bono Law in India and Singapore: Building Sustainable Practice

16.00 – 17.30

Pro Bono Pledges and Closing Ceremony

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