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4 Apr 2016

8 - 11 August 2016, Kampala, Uganda

MLDI is calling for applications from lawyers based in Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Rwanda and Burundi to participate in a forthcoming litigation surgery on the right to freedom of expression. Closing date for applications: 16 May 2016

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9 May 2016

The Media Legal Defence Initiative is looking for an experienced lawyer with excellent litigation skills and a good understanding of the international law of freedom of expression to fill the position of Legal Director.

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19 Apr 2016

The ECOWAS court will hold a hearing in Cote d’Ivoire on Tuesday in the case of Federation of African Journalists (FAJ) and others v. The Gambia.

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