FAMILY MEDIATION, PROJECT IDENTIFICATION

By Katie BercegeayHAF Project Manager On Friday, December 27, law students at University Sidi Mohamed Ben Abdellah in Fez gathered to continue in a series of training workshops preparing them to work in a faculty-housed pro bono law clinic in 2020. The morning began with a short exercise to practice active listening. Students–and even theirLire la suite « FAMILY MEDIATION, PROJECT IDENTIFICATION »

TECHNICAL TRAINING, ANALYZING FOR SWOT

By Katie BercegeayHAF Project Manager On December 14, 2019, law students at University Sidi Mohamed Ben Abdellah convened for the third of six training-workshops designed to prepare them to deliver pro bono legal aid at a faculty-housed Clinique Juridique, or legal clinic, starting in early 2020. USMBA Law Professor Professor Lamzaraa facilitated a training on familyLire la suite « TECHNICAL TRAINING, ANALYZING FOR SWOT »

SOFT SKILLS DEVELOPMENT FOR PARTICIPATORY COMMUNICATION

By Katie BercegeayHAF Project Manager Twenty-nine master’s and doctorate-level law students participated in the second of a series of workshops and trainings designed to prepare the students to work in a new law clinic to be housed at the Faculty of Juridical, Economic, and Social Sciences at the University Sidi Mohamed Ben Abdellah in Fez.Lire la suite « SOFT SKILLS DEVELOPMENT FOR PARTICIPATORY COMMUNICATION »

STUDENT TRAININGS LAUNCHED

By Katie BercegeayHAF Project Manager A training program to engage and prepare university law students to give supervised pro bono legal counsel to marginalized persons in Fez was launched during the second week of November. An initial meeting with 37 masters level law students studying at University Sidi Mohamed Ben Abdellah was conducted on Thursday,Lire la suite « STUDENT TRAININGS LAUNCHED »

Promoting Civil Society – University Engagement in Fez

Written by Katie Bercegeay, HAF Program Manager By Katie Bercegeay,HAF Project Manager On October 10, 2019, the High Atlas Foundation (HAF) kicked off a new project in partnership with the University Sidi Mohamed Ben Abdellah (USMBA) in Fez to establish a Law Clinic and Legal Aid program which actively engages students in experiential and serviceLire la suite « Promoting Civil Society – University Engagement in Fez »