Tags : legal aid

STAKEHOLDERS PUSH FOR PARALEGAL REPRESENTATION IN LOWER COURTS

By Vyalema Kaluluma Phiri Different stakeholders continue to push for paralegal representation in lower courts. Latest to add their voices on the matter are Northern Region based Civil Society Organizations who feel the decision once implemented can improve access to justice. A representative of the CSOs, Moses Mkandawire of the Church and Society Program of […]Read More

JUSTICE BODIES LAUNCH COMPLAINTS HANDLING STRUCTURES

By Johans Mumba  Three state funded institutions have established complaints handling structures to promote delivery of justice in Kasungu and Mzimba districts. The Malawi Human Rights Commission, office of Ombudsman and Legal Aid Bureau say they embarked on the project following a rise in rights violation cases in the two districts.  Speaking to Timveni, MHRC […]Read More