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Litigating for Social Change - conference - Belfast 19-21 October

WATCH: Strategic Litigation Conference - Focal Point Tuesday 25 October 2016 from Northern Visions NvTv - starts at 9.18 minutes.

Videos of the conference plenary sessions coming soon.

Visit the photo gallery to see images from the three days of the conference.


Conference purpose

The conference brought together NGOs, community activists, litigators, academics, and funders to reflect on the extent to which strategic litigation can transform lives and enable people and communities to realise their rights.  With speakers from different geographic and legal settings, the conference explored:

  • Lessons learnt from the use of test case litigation to date
  • Strategic litigation as a tool for promoting social justice
  • Models and approaches to supporting strategic litigation

Conference programme

The full programme can be downloaded here.

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Organised by Law Centre (NI), Social Change Initiative and The Atlantic Philanthropies

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