International Development Law Organization
Uganda
Implementing Partner: 
Legal Aid Service Providers Network (LASPNET)
Sub-Project title: 
Supporting Legal Aid Service Providers (LASPs) to Enhance Access to Justice for the Poor, Vulnerable and Marginalized in Uganda
Amount awarded: 
UGX 827,536,911
Duration: 
July, 2020 to November, 2022

This sub-project aims to enhance access to justice for poor, vulnerable and marginalized people in Uganda, by strengthening legal aid service delivery. In close cooperation with IDLO, the Legal Aid Service Providers Network (LASPNET) is strengthening the capacities of Legal Aid Service Providers (LASPs) to deliver quality services, by equipping them with standardized legal aid resource materials and knowledge on project management. The implementing partner is also engaging to enhance the coordination of legal aid response to communities, by strengthening the Integrated Information Management System and feedback mechanisms, and improving the information sharing amongst LASPs. Finally, the sub-project benefits LASPNET by strengthening its capacity to execute its mandate through enhancing its Human Resource structure and the capacity of the Secretariat. Other beneficiaries of the sub-project include LASPs, paralegals and local councils, through capacity building activities and trainings, and communities, by ensuring a standardized legal service delivery.

Selection: 
Direct call