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A4ID breaks £25 million pro bono ‘milestone’
10 January 2013 - 1:22pm

Advocates for International Development (A4ID), the charity that brokers pro bono legal advice for the international development sector, this month reached a new milestone in its mission...

UK lawyers work to help protect LGBT rights in Cambodia
19 December 2012 - 4:27pm

UK lawyers working through international pro bono charity Advocates for International Development (A4ID) have provided vital assistance to a Cambodian human rights charity working to...

New agreement ‘significant opportunity’ to open up pro bono in India to fight poverty
13 December 2012 - 12:29pm

Advocates for International Development (A4ID), the UK-based charity that works to unlock legal skills to fight global poverty, has signed a cooperation memorandum with the Society of...

Future Lawyer's training programme 2013 - applications open soon
20 November 2012 - 12:37pm


The A4ID Future Lawyers’ training programme is a free course for law students, exploring the links between...

A4ID Chief Executive champions the role of lawyers in ending poverty at IBA conference
15 October 2012 - 11:22am

A4ID Chief Executive Yasmin Batliwala was invited to speak alongside Nobel Prize winner Muhammad Yunus, philosopher Thomas Pogge and homelessness campaigner Sister Stanislaus Kennedy at this year’...

Vacancy: Head of Communications and Policy
14 August 2012 - 12:53pm


A4ID is seeking a passionate and committed individual to join our team as our Head of Communications and Policy.

A4ID Seeks Lawyers for Disaster Risk Reduction Project
9 August 2012 - 11:38am

A4ID is seeking pro bono lawyers / Masters or PhD law students to help The International Federation of the Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) compile a report on the international state...

A4ID Development Partners Publish Report on Financial Regulation in the Alternative Investment Market (AIM)
18 July 2012 - 2:45pm

A4ID development partners Rights and Accountability in Development (RAID) have published a report questioning the adequacy of the regulatory framework surrounding the Alternative Investment...

A4ID provides further guidance on relationship between law firms and the Guiding Principles
22 May 2012 - 1:59pm

A4ID is continuing its work into the implementation of the new UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights by law firms following the release of its first report on this...

A4ID Chief Executive champions ‘global pro bono’
26 April 2012 - 11:39am

At the end of March 2012 the Pro Bono Institute held their Annual Conference in Washington D.C. where A4ID’s Chief Executive, Yasmin Batliwala...

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