Advice, Representation and Cases

Justice & Human Rights for Africa

Associated with: International Criminal Law Bureau and 9 Bedford Row International


IBA Releases Handbook for Lawyers on Business and Human Rights

The IBA has launched the first two chapters of the Online Handbook for Lawyers on Business and Human Rights. The IBA’s Legal Policy and Research...

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ARC is an initiative whose mission is to secure justice and strengthen the rule of law in Africa

ARC provides legal representation and advice on the preparation of cases before the African Court of Human and Peoples' Rights. ARC also provides legal services for individuals, NGOs and States in matters before the African Commission.

ARC is dedicated to the provision of legal services in Africa, including the collection of data and evidence, the conduct of legal research, provision of advice and court representation for individuals, NGOs and States.

ARC's legal services can be obtained through the office of Gillian Higgins at 9 Bedford Row International.


Ex-Judge to Lead UN Team Investigating Serious Cri...

On Monday 3rd of July, the Secretary-General of the United Nations, António Guterres, appointed ex-Judge Catherine Marchi-Uhel to lead a new UN team that has been set up to investigate serious crimes...

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Gillian Higgins Launches Mediation of Conflict Website

This month, Gillian Higgins, Head of the International Practice Group at The Chambers of 9 Bedford Row launches the new website Mediation of Conflict....

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AfCHPR Delivers Judgment in Case between the Repub...

At the 45th session of the African Court on Human and Peoples Rights (AfCHPR), the Court delivered a judgment against the Kenyan government in a long-standing case brought before it by the Ogiek Indig...

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Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce Launches Dispute Resolution Service

Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce welcomed representatives from organisations including the legal sector to the launch of the new Business Disput...

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AfCHPR Delivers Judgment on African Commission V Republic of Kenya

On Friday, May 26th the African Court of Human and Peoples’ Rights (AfCHPR) delivered its judgment on the following case: African Commission V Repub...

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UN Human Rights Office launches global guidelines for investigating unlawful kil...

Steven Kay QC of 9 Bedford Row is chairing a session at the IBA Annual Conference in Sydney, Australia titled “Extrajudicial Killings” on ...

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Residents on Mugabe-Owned Farm Allegedly Beaten and Made Homeless by Anti-Riot P...

Human Rights Watch (HRW) is reporting that in the Republic of Zimbabwe, anti-riot police have harassed, beaten, and ordered around 200 families off a ...

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Photos from the London Legal Walk 2017

Here are photos of the 9 Bedford Row members that took part in yesterday’s London Legal Walk 2017. Participants had to walk from the Inner Templ...

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Intersol Global Presents on “Advocacy – Preparing you to Win”

On 17th May, the Chambers of 9 Bedford Row hosted Intersol Global’s innovative presentation on “Advocacy – Preparing you to Win”. Gillian Higg...

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