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  • Status: Closed
  • Thematic area: Anti-corruption and public accountability
  • Country: Syria
  • Year approved:2014

Improving the rule of law in Kafranbel (Syria)

  • Name of organisation / initiative supported: Kafranbel Free Lawyers Association
  • Start date: 14 February 2014
  • End date: 31 January 2015

Initiative summary:

EED is providing core-funding to the Kafranbel Free Lawyers Association, which operates without official registration.

The association seeks to improve the manner in which justice is delivered in Kafranbel by implementing a training programme for judges and lawyers who can effectively promote the rule of law, and promote public education on human rights issues among the town’s inhabitants.

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