Almost a quarter of the world’s population is landless, including 200 million people living in rural areas. Poverty and landlessness are intertwined.
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The cost of drugs can prevent many people from accessing healthcare. Work by our legal partners for MSF led to patent agreements which will help ensure drugs are available for the developing world.
A4ID assisted Oxfam International and the Control Arms campaign in sourcing lawyers from around the world to establish a Legal Response Network that could support ATT negotiations by providing free, real time legal advice during the conference sessions.
Our CEO, Yasmin, comments on the importance of free flowing legal advice in the developing world.
It is inevitable that disasters do happen. But new work by our legal partners considers how the law can be used to ensure that the international response is as swift and effective as possible.
Solomon Sacco is a Zimbabwean lawyer who works for Interights, a human rights litigation centre litigating on human rights cases. They take cases on economic, social and cultural rights (particularly rights to health and education), security and rule of law, and equality.