Program

University of Mindanao Legal Advocacy Network (ULAN) Upcoming Programs and Activities
(School Year: 2015-2016)

Posted on 2015/06/30

First Activity: Legal Aid Awareness Program
The University of Mindanao Legal Advocacy Network (ULAN) will conduct a Legal Aid Awareness Program.
The goal and purpose of this activity are the following:
1. To inform the students about their rights and the importance of VAWC and Anti-Human Trafficking Law.
2. To promote consciousness of legal culture, participation in the formation of laws and the rule of law.
3. To educate people about the law.

It will be performed on the second week of July at the University of Mindanao- Bolton Campus. The participants are undergrad and law students of the said University.
The program seeks to pursue the empowerment regarding issues about the law of individuals, promotion and formation and to educate them.

The University of Mindanao Legal Advocacy Network (ULAN) will conduct a simple lecture about VAWC and Human Trafficking to inform the students about its benefits and importance. Representatives from Global Impact Foundation and DSWD will be invited.
Second Activity: Free Legal Advise and Counselling
The University of Mindanao Legal Advocacy Network (ULAN) will conduct a Free Legal Advise and Counselling.
The goal and purpose of this activity are the following:
1. To aid in resolving social or personal problems
2. To provide direction or guidance as to a decision or course of action
3. To give an advice regarding legal matters

It will be conducted on the second week of August at Barangay San Pedro and Barangay Sto. Nino in Panabo City. The beneficiaries of the activity are the residents of the said barangays. The program seeks to aid, provide, guide and give an advice regarding legal matters. It will be performed with the guidance and help of some Law professors and law students of University of Mindanao, in cooperation with the barangay officials of the said barangays.

Third Activity: Tree Growing( Adopt a Barangay)
The University of Mindanao Legal Aid Network (ULAN) will conduct a Tree Growing( Adopt a Barangay) Program
The goal and purpose of this activity are the following:
1. Environmental awareness in the community
2. Helps to promote the Nationwide Greening Program of the government.

It will be executed on the second week of September at Maa District in Davao city. The program seeks to promote environmental awareness in the community and the Nationwide Greening Program of the Government. The activity will be carried out with the participation of the members of ULAN, undergraduate students, law students, law professors and barangay officials in Maa District. Also, a representative from Interface Development Interventions (IDIS) will be invited to share some advocacies, laws, and policies that protect the environment against metallic mining and aerial spray.

Fourth Activity: Promotion and protection of the rights and well-being of ICCs/IPs and Persons with Disabilities (PWD)
The University of Mindanao Legal Advocacy Network (ULAN) will conduct a promotion and protection program regarding the rights and well-being of IPs and PWDís.

The goal and purpose of this activity are the following:
1. To recognize and promote the rights of ICCs/IPs and PWDs.
2. To promote consciousness of legal culture, participation in the formation of laws and the rule of law
3. To educate people about Indigenous Peoples Rights Act (RA 8371), The Magna Carta for Disabled Persons (RA7277) and various rehabilitation and treatment services for disabled people.

It will be organized on the second week of October at Barangay Villarica and Barangay Miranda, Babak, IGACOS. The participants for the activity are the residents of Barangay Villarica and Barangay Miranda, Babak, IGACOS. Potential speakers will come from SALIGAN and Davao Jubilee Foundation.

The program seeks to pursue the recognition and promotion of the rights of ICCs/IPs and PWDs, to educate them regarding Indigenous Peoples Rights Act (RA 8371), The Magna Carta for Disabled Persons (RA7277) and various rehabilitation and treatment services for disabled people.

The University of Mindanao Legal Advocacy Network (ULAN) will conduct a simple lecture, in cooperation with the barangay officials, that will help to inform and update the participants regarding issues about Indigenous Peoples Rights Act (RA 8371), The Magna Carta for Disabled Persons (RA7277) and various rehabilitation and treatment services for disabled people. It would benefit to broaden their knowledge and to see the importance of knowing it.

Fifth Activity: Gender and women and child protection awareness program
The University of Mindanao Legal Advocacy Network (ULAN) will conduct a gender and women and child protection awareness program.
The goal and purpose of this activity are the following:
1. To recognize and promote the rights of women and children
2. To address the importance of VAWC and Anti- Human Trafficking Law.
3. To lecture on the pervasiveness of violence against women and children (VAWC), abuses on women and their children by their partners
4. To educate people about RA 9262 and Anti-Human Trafficking Law.

It will be performed on the second week of November and December at Mini Forest, Piapi Boulevard and Agdao District, Davao City.
The participants for the second week of November are the residents of Mini Forest, Piapi Boulevard, while the in the second week of December, the participants are residents of Agdao District, Davao City. Potential speakers will come from TALIKALA and Global Impact Foundation to discuss on the importance and benefit of knowing the law and how it will protect their rights against abuses and acts of violence.

The program seeks to pursue the recognition and promotion of the rights of women and children, to address the importance of VAWC and lecture on the pervasiveness of violence against women and children (VAWC), abuses on women and their children by their partners, and to educate people about RA 9262 and Anti-Human Trafficking Laws.
The University of Mindanao Legal Advocacy Network (ULAN) will conduct a simple lecture that will help to inform and update the participants regarding issues about RA 9262 and Anti-Human trafficking Laws. It would benefit to broaden their knowledge and to see the importance of knowing it.

Sixth Activity: Free Legal Advise and Counselling

The University of Mindanao Legal Advocacy Network (ULAN) will conduct a Free Legal Advise and Counselling.
The goal and purpose of this activity are the following:

1. To aid in resolving social or personal problems
2. To provide direction or guidance as to a decision or course of action
3. To give an advice regarding legal matters

It will be conducted on the second week of January at Toril District. The beneficiaries for the activity are residents of the said District. The program seeks to aid, provide, guide and give an advice regarding legal matters. It will be performed with the guidance and help of some Law professors and law students of University of Mindanao, in cooperation with the barangay officials of the said district and the office of Councilor Al-ag.

Seventh Activity: Cleaning and Saving the River( Adopt a Riverbank)
The University of Mindanao Legal Advocacy Network (ULAN) will conduct an Adopt a Riverbank Program, promoting the advocacy of protecting our riverbanks against pollution and destructions.

The goal and purpose of this activity are the following:
1. Environmental awareness in the community
2. Helps to promote the Nationwide Greening Program of the government.

It will be executed on the second week of February at Bankerohan River (Davao River) in Davao city. The program seeks to promote environmental awareness in the community and the Nationwide Greening Program of the Government.
The activity will be carried out with the participation of the members of ULAN, undergraduate students, law students, law professors and barangay officials in Bankerohan District. Also, a representative from Interface Development Interventions (IDIS) will be invited to share some advocacies, laws, and policies that protect the riverbanks from pollutions and massive destructions.

Eight Activity: Monitoring and Evaluation
The University of Mindanao Legal Advocacy Network (ULAN) will conduct a monitoring and Evaluation program.
The goal and purpose of this activity are the following:
1. To monitor the outcome of the activity
2. To assess the effectiveness of the program

It will be performed on the second week of March and April. It will be held at the University of Mindanao and all barangays where the previous activity of ULAN had been conducted.

The program seeks to monitor the outcome of the activity and to assess the effectiveness of the program. The activity will be carried out with the participation of the members of ULAN, undergrad and other law students of the University.


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