For many reading this, the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) require little introduction. Coming into force in January 2016, they represent the new, post-2015 development agenda: a set of 17 goals with 169 targets and further indicators to be pursued by every UN member state until 2030. One of the most significant developments is Goal 16 […]
In 2016 there have been 40 reported incidents of internet shutdowns that are ordered by governments. In 2016 there have been 40 reported incidents of internet shutdowns that are ordered by governments. Information and communication technology companies that are facing reputational and financial risks carry out these shutdowns. These shutdowns have occurred all around […]
On 18 October 2016 A4ID launched its free e-learning resources on English defamation law for advocacy and campaigning organisations at Matrix Chambers.
A4ID’s Law & Development Training Programme starts next month!
These modules are on defamation law in England & Wales. They are aimed at organisations that publish material that may be critical of the activities of individuals or companies, for example, to highlight corruption or human rights breaches. They are designed for people with no legal background. There are five e-learning modules covering different parts [...]
A4ID’s Business and Human Rights Programme aims to equip commercial lawyers in Kenya to comply with, and advise their corporate clients on the UNGPs.
On 16-17 September 2016 A4ID delivered training on the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights to Indian commercial lawyers in partnership with Clifford Chance and Weil Gotshal & Manges.
A4ID’s Business and Human Rights Programme aims to equip commercial lawyers in India to comply with, and advise their corporate clients on the UNGPs.
Download this helpful legal guide on Competition Law and how it might affect and be used by charities and NGOs in furthering their aims. Competition Law: Impact on NGOs and Charities
If you have taken our Online Defamation Training course, download this helpful checklist of key steps for protecting yourself from defamation claims. A4ID checklist for avoiding defamation claims