Partners

Partners

NULAI in its work partners with the following;

Justice for All (J4A) -Department for International Development (DFID)supports NULAI Nigeria through her Pretrial Detainees' Law Clinic project in improving access to justice for pretrial detainees in Nigeria. See project page

The J4A programme, funded by the UK government's DFID, supports Nigerian-led reform of the justice sector. http://www.j4a-nigeria.org/ 

 

Open Society Institute (OSI) and Open Society Justice Initiative (OSJI) works in partnership with NULAI for the development and institutionalization of clinical legal education program in Nigeria. www.justiceinitiative.org.

 

Opens Society Global Criminal Fund supports NULAI in building the capacity of Law Clinics across Africa for pre-trial and criminal justice law clinics. www.soros.org

 

MacArthur Foundation supports NULAI for the expansion and institutionalization of the clinical programs in Nigerian Universities. www.macfound.org

 

Delegation of the European Union to Nigeria supports NULAI’s project on building the capacity of women and children for the effective implementation of ‘Child Rights Act’ and ‘Law Against Trafficking in Persons’ through university-based Law Clinics. www.delnga.ec.europa.eu

 

Universities and Law Faculties working in partnership with NULAI towards adopting and institutionalizing clinical legal education through provision of administrative and structural support.

 

UNICEF and Child Protection Network CPN - NULAI Nigeria is working together with UNICEF and CPN to explore joint efforts to provide legal aid especially to the vulnerable and undeserved population like children in conflict with the law and in pre-trial detention. www.unicef.org

 

Legal Aid Council of Nigeria (LACON) in collaboration with NULAI Nigeria is building a network of paralegal human resources for effective legal aid services and access to justice at community levels and the Prisons. www.legalaidcouncil.org

 

Law Firms/Individuals - NULAI has been working with various law firms and progressive lawyers to build the capacity of law students for effective service delivery through support for the annual ‘National Client Interviewing and Counseling Skills Competition’.

 

Right Enforcement and Public Law Center (REPLACE) is an NGO working together with Legal Aid Council of Nigeria and NULAI to scale up the pre-trial/police duty solicitor scheme and provide legal assistance at police stations and detention centers. www.replaceportal.com

 

PRAWA is an NGO working together with NULAI/Law clinics to build the capacity of law clinics to provide legal services at the Prisons. www.prawa.org

 

Educational Trust Fund supported NULAI to organize the 3rd National Client Interviewing and Counseling Skills Competition. www.etf.gov.ng