Anniversary Reception: 2 Years of the Pro Bono Network for Human Rights

12/19/2016 | 14:52

December 2016. This month The Pro Bono Network for Human Rights has turned two! In these past two years ACTEDO has involved Pro Bono Lawyers in solving serious social problems, such as discrimination, the access to education and health of people with disabilities, domestic violence, harassment and forced evictions, to name a few. We would […]Read more

ACTEDO wins the European Award for Local Pro Bono Impact!

11/22/2016 | 21:09

November 17, 2016, Amsterdam. In a ceremony at the 10th annual European Pro Bono Forum, ACTEDO receives the European Award for Local Pro Bono Impact in recognition of its outstanding contribution to promoting pro bono lawyering and access to justice in Romania. The award, set up by PILnet (The Global Network for Public Interest Law), one of […]Read more

Popescu, Mirauta, Bucur Law Firm joins The Pro Bono Network for Human Rights!

10/04/2016 | 18:06

 We have the pleasure to announce that a new law firm, Popescu Mirăuță, Bucur, from Constanta has joined the Pro Bono Network for Human Rights! We warmly welcome them and wish them success in both their activities and endeavours to defend human rights in Romania! The Pro Bono Network from Human Rights now collaborates with […]Read more

Legal Clinic – An Instrument for Defending Human Rights

12/12/2015 | 10:49

December 11, 2015, Law Faculty, Babeș-Bolyai University Cluj-Napoca. ACTEDO organized a debate on the role of legal clinics in the professional development of law students across the country. Renowned speakers discussed how students can support public interest and why it is crucial for them to assume an active role in social justice.  (Picture taken from Associate Professor Sergiu […]Read more

Legal training for lawyers, March 2016

09/14/2016 | 10:46

ACTEDO, in partnership with the Center for Legal Resources organised a legal training session in Bucharest, on March 2nd, 2016, on anti-discrimination and human rights legislation. The session was free of charge and approached law principles in anti-discrimination, procedural aspects of complaints for the National Council Against Discrimination (CNCD), ECHR jurisprudence, as well as the […]Read more

Work meetings with NGOs from the counties of Cluj, Mures and Bistrita-Nasaud

06/28/2015 | 11:57

Between February and June 2015, ACTEDO organised a series of work meeting with NGOs, associations and foundations from the counties of Cluj, Mures and Bistrita-Nasaud, who work directly with vulnerable groups and human rights. The purpose of the meetings was to offer legal aid and information to the NGOs and their beneficiaries. The work meetings […]Read more

Legal training for lawyers, November 2014

11/30/2014 | 11:41

In Cluj-Napoca, November 2014 was dedicated to human rights and anti-discrimination. ACTEDO organised two training sessions Pro Bono for Human Rights, on the 14th and 15th, and on the 28th and 29th of November respectively. The two sessions, identical in content, was attended by 40 lawyers from the counties of Cluj, Mureș and Bistrița-Năsăud. The trainers were Georgiana […]Read more

Pro Bono for Human Rights

10/21/2014 | 15:34

ACTEDO has the pleasure of inviting you to a 2 day training on human rights in Romania and Europe, held in 2 sessions: Session 1: 14-15 November 2014 Session 2: 28-29 November 2014 Venue: Hotel Ramada, Cluj-Napoca What does the training contain? Study cases workshops – with landmark human rights cases in Romania: gender and […]Read more