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University supports jail decongestion in Puerto Princesa

On October 4, 12 law students of a Practicum class at Palawan State University and the school’s Palawan Cradle of Rights (PCR) joined forces to provide free legal assistance to 40 selected inmates at Puerto Princesa city jail whose cases are pending in court for more than ten years now. The...Read More

Sharia lawyers offer cultural sensitivity training to AFP

On July 19, the Association of Lady Shariah Counselors-At Law of the Philippines Incorporated delivered the first of a series of presentation on cultural sensitivity and Islamic rights to members of the Armed Forces of the Philippines assigned to the ongoing crisis in Marawi, at Camp Pintoy in...Read More

Good Governance Summit on Araw ng Kagitingan

The United States Alumni for Institutional Reform (US-AIR II) Program, now on the second grant, had its Summit on Good Governance and Political Transparency last April 9, 2017 at Chali Beach Resort, Cagayan de Oro, with the theme, “Institutionalizing Reforms to Promote Political Transparency and...Read More

Good Governance Summit on Araw ng Kagitingan

On April 9, the United States Alumni for Institutional Reform (US-AIR) on Good Governance and Political Transparency Program reconvened its participants for a summit one year after the program launch to showcase their community projects, in Cagayan de Oro City with the theme,...Read More

ULAN organizes sustainable development forum for students

“Sustainable development aims the harmonization of economic growth, social inclusion, and environmental protection. We cannot just focus on one dimension – economic growth as against environmental protection,” said Mark Penalver, a policy advocacy specialist of NGO, Interface Development...Read More

Sharia lawyers hold women’s rights seminar in Lanao

On March 8, the Association of Lady Shariah Counselors-at-Law of the Philippines, Inc., (ALSP) celebrated the International Women’s Day by conducting a seminar, “Reinforcing Women’s Rights and Access to Justice in Lanao,” to more than 50 women participants representing multi-sectoral...Read More

LGU in Zambo Sur develops a gender unit

On December 2, more than 20 participants comprised of law students, members of Judiciary, women leaders, and local officials participated in the two-day legal aid workshop to develop a community-based gender unit (CGU), at the Municipality of Dumalinao, Zamboanga del Sur. During the workshop,...Read More

ARMM law students simulate ordinance making.

On October 2, Mindanao State University Legal Aid Clinic (MSULAC) reconvened the participants of 1st ARMM Law Students Congress for another workshop in Marawi City, this time about parliamentary procedure application on local legislation. During the one day workshop, four draft ordinances were...Read More

CDO volunteers bring street law to children

On November 10, volunteers of Liceo Legal Aid Clinic (LiLAC) and USG alumni introduced the street law program to 130 children at Tahanan ng Kabataan in Cagayan de Oro City. The children comprised those in conflict with the law, orphans and abandoned children from nearby orphanage.Street law...Read More

USAIR reaches summit in Manila

Six months following its launch, the United States Alumni for Institutional Reform on Good Governance and Transparency (USAIR) project culminated on September 22 at US Embassy Manila, which brought 60 participants from across Luzon together again to share the outcome of their community initiatives...Read More

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Liceo Legal Aid Center (LiLAC) doing business under the name and style of Center for Alternative Lawyering of Liceo is the legal aid center of Liceo de Cagayan University, a privately owned university based in Cagayan de oro City. The group is composed of law students, alumni of the College of Law of the University, and lawyers who are passionate in the practice of alternative lawyering. LiLAC is guided by its vision of a holistic formation of law students committed to the transformation of society by promoting justice, empowerment, unity and peace, through helping the marginalized sector of the depressed areas here in Mindanao, in the Philippines and in the world. While the group was registered only this year with the Securities and Exchange Commission, it has been providing services to marginalized communities in partnership with NGOs for more than 8 years now. LiLAC has more than 50 members, 15 of whom are taking the active role of running the groups activities.

e-mail:liceolegalaidcenter@gmail.com
twitter: twitter.com/liceolegalaid
facebook: fb.com/liceolegalaidrn

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The Mindanao State University Legal Aid Clinic or Mindanao SULAC for brevity, is the Legal Aid Clinic of Mindanao State University College of law. It is the first and currently the only one of its kind to be established in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM). It strives to cater the legal needs of the underprivileged and/or indigent clients of the Region and to help promote the proper administration of justice as a key to lasting peace in the region and in the country as a whole.

Office Address: 1F MSU College of Law Bldg.,
MSU Main Campus, Marawi City 9700 Philippines
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Email: mindanaosulac@gmail.com
Mobile No.: (+63) 907 336 7762

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The Notre Dame university is a Catholic Institution in Cotabato City run by the Oblates of Mary Immaculate and member of the Notre Dame Educational Association Philippines.The Notre Dame University Legal Aid Center started sometime in 2009. Its members are the officially enrolled students of NDU-College of Law.

The following are the official pages and e-mail address of the group:
FB: fb.com/ndulac
twitter: twitter.com/ndulac
Instagram: instagram.com/ndulac
email: ndulac@gmail.com

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The Palawan Cradle of Rights is a unified composition of law students from Palawan State university school of Law, established last August 26, 2013 after the culminating activity of the Basic Orientation Seminar by the US Embassy in partnership with the MYVC.

Through our linkages and with the help of the different Government and Non-government organizations we aim to provide free access to people who need legal assistance.

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The University of Mindanao Legal Aid Network (ULAN) is a non-stock, non-profit, and service institution of the University of Mindanao. As a service institution, it provides legal assistance, advocates human rights and social justice, and facilitates the formation of law students for alternative lawyering. It consists of law students and alumni of the College of Legal Education of the University of Mindanao committed to provide an adequate and greater access to justice of the community through its programs.

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The CENTRO ADVOCACIA LEGAL is organized exclusively for charitable, socio-cultural and educational purposes, more specifically to serve the needs of the marginalized communities specifically children and youth and the minorities in Zamboanga City through Legal Aid Assistance and Human Rights Based Advocacies.