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IMPACT Justice hosts its 4th Project Steering Committee Meeting

IMPACT Justice hosted its 4th Project Steering Committee meeting at the Courtyard by Marriott Hotel in Barbados on June 14th, 2017. The meeting was co-chaired by Dr. Gail Miller, Senior Director of the Caribbean Regional Program, Global Affairs Canada, and Professor Clive Landis, PhD., deputy principal of the UWI, Cave Hill Campus. The project steering…
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IMPACT Justice Brings Community Mediation Programme to Guyana

The Canadian Government-funded, Improved Access to Justice in the Caribbean (IMPACT Justice) Project took its community mediation training programme to Guyana in a bid to build capacity for community mediation services in the region. Two 40-hour workshops took place simultaneously from October 10th – 14th: one for officers of the Ministry of Social Protection at the…
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IMPACT Justice Brings Regional Law Library Assistants together for a Workshop entitled Caribbean Law Librarianship in the Digital Age

Forty-six female and ten male law library assistants from CARICOM Member States were trained at a workshop entitled “Caribbean Law Librarianship in the Digital Age” from January 25th – 27th, 2016, in Kingston, Jamaica.  The training provided the opportunity for these persons, some of whom had never received formal training in Law Librarianship, to upgrade…
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