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Call for Research Volunteers in East Africa

  • June 22, 2018

The Supporting Inclusive Resource Development in East Africa (SIRD) project is looking to fill three volunteer research positions for recent law graduates / junior lawyers to support our work in Kenya, Tanzania & Uganda.

Young Lawyers International Program

  • June 13, 2018

Are you under 30, with a law degree and a burning desire to promote the rule of law in an international setting? Then the CBA’s Young Lawyer International Program may be right for you.

CBA International Initiatives: Vietnam project update

  • May 11, 2018

Six Canadian experts in policy development and legislative drafting travelled to Vietnam in March to participate in various workshops and meetings in support of each of the four components of the National Legislative Development project.

What’s new: Supporting Inclusive Resource Development in East Africa

  • March 12, 2018

We’re still building our database of volunteers for the SIRD project in East Africa. If you have expertise in the extractive sector, or working on human rights issues, you might be just what we’re looking for. Find out more about the project and what opportunities are coming up.

Take your expertise to Africa with CBA’s SIRD project

  • February 16, 2018

The CBA’s Supporting Inclusive Resource Development project is underway in East Africa. With one regional forum under its belt, the project is now planning national forums in Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania to talk about issues dealing with the extractives industry. And the CBA is looking for people with expertise to add to its volunteer database on the project.

Making a difference abroad: CBA’s Young Lawyers International Program is back

  • February 05, 2018

The CBA International Initiatives is thrilled to announce that they have been selected by Global Affairs Canada as a grant recipient for its Young Lawyers Intern Program (YLIP). The grant will provide YLIP with funding for 32 interns each year, over the next four years, to be placed with organizations in developing countries.

What’s new with CBA International Initiatives?

  • December 07, 2017

CBA International Initiatives is providing guidance and support to partners in Vietnam as they create courses on policy development and legislative drafting. They’ve introduced a skills-based method to curriculum development that is a new approach in the country.