Law and Development Training Programme - Scotland 2016-2017
We have run a Law & Development course for lawyers in London for nearly 10 years. This year it is coming to Scotland! The course will explore role of the law in:
Monday 6th June 2016 from 14.00 – 17.00
Baker and McKenzie LLP, 100 New Bridge Street, London, EC4V 6JA
A4ID have joined the UN Global Compact, the world's largest corporate sustainability initiative. The UN Global Compact is the platform for business to act on global goals to advance the SDGs through their operations, innovations and partnerships.
The Guardian | First steps towards meeting the global goals
Our CEO, Yasmin Baltiwala, comments on the A4ID's role in achieving the UN sustainable development goals.
A legal guide to the goals
On 7th October 2015, A4ID will be holding launch events in London and New York to celebrate the introduction of the Global Goals for Sustainable Development.
The Global Goals for Sustainable Development mark the next phase of the work begun by the Millennium Development Goals, which expire at the end of 2015. These Goals will be operational from January 2016.
Date: 21 May
Time: 6.30pm to 8.30pm
Venue: Herbert Smith Freehills LLP, Exchange House, Primrose Street, EC2A 2EG London
What does demographic change mean for social and economic rights?
In her second guest post on understanding development definitions and statistics, Aderonke Gbadamosi reviews the internationally recognised measures of inequality.
Defamation is of the utmost importance to the developing world. It is an essential element of the "Article 8 vs Article 10" (Privacy vs Freedom of Speech) debate since defamation has the potential to clash with a person's right to freedom of expression, which can result in censorship or publishers dreading possible lawsuits.
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