The First All-Ukrainian Forum of Women Lawyers “Women in the Legal Profession: Achievements, Challenges and Impact on the Quality of Legal Protection”, organized by “JurFem”, the Association of Women Lawyers, with the expert and financial support to the Quality and Accessible Legal Aid in Ukraine Project on June 8 and 9, a milestone event in the human rights sphere of Ukraine took place in Kyiv.
For the duration of two times, about two hundred feminine solicitors, including feminine judges, lawyers, peoples liberties activists, experts into the system of free appropriate help, police force officials, scholars, specialists from civil and general public sectors from various parts of Ukraine talked about issues of women’s usage of justice in Ukraine and exactly how to combine efforts that are best associated with the appropriate and human being legal rights community for qualitative alterations in the industry of appropriate security and security of women’s liberties.
The individuals for the Forum analyzed the present state and developed recommendations, anticipated to be generalized by the Forum’s organizers, presented and directed to appropriate specific organizations.
Five lawyers that are expert Canada additionally took part in the Forum:
Kerry A. Frock – attorney through the Canadian Bar Association therefore the Women’s Foundation for Legal Awareness and Actions, Professor of Law at the University of the latest Brunswick;
Stephanie Lutsiuk, Professor of Law during the University of Moult Royal, previous lawyer at Shell;
Karen Dick, attorney, Executive Director for the Manitoba Law Foundation, Founder and Executive Director regarding the Winnipeg Legal help Center, former Chairman associated with the Equality Committee during the Canadian Bar Association therefore the Female attorneys Forum regarding the Law Society of Manitoba;