Legal Empowerment

Legal Empowerment:

Da Qanoon Ghushtonky during the last 6 years has provided 17  workshops and trainings in total for 74 days for  Judges, Prosecutors, Police, Defense Lawyers, Law and Sharia Law Students, Paralegals from Ministry of Women’s Affairs and its departments in the provinces, Provincial Legal Departments, Prisons’ Wardens, Afghan Independent Human Rights Commission and its department in the provinces, Voice of Woman, Afghan Women Network, Referral Centers, Schools’ Teachers and etc, at the end of the workshops the participants have received the certificates and each workshop was completed successfully.

The total beneficiaries for these trainings are 734 participants and it is as follow:

No Beneficiaries Number of Participants Province Number of Trainings
1  

Judges and Prosecutors

 

 

153

 

Kabul, Kapisa, Parwan, Heart, Ghur, Fara, Badghis, Nangrahar, Laghman, Kunar, Maidan Wardak, Ghazni and Logar  

 

4

2 Law and Sharia Law Students 405  

Kabul, Heart, Nangrahar

5
3  

 

Paralegal

 

 

144

Kabul, Kapisa, Parwan, Heart, Ghur, Fara, Badghis, Nangrahar, Laghman, Kunar, Maidan Wardak, Ghazni and Logar  

 

6

4 Defense Lawyers  

32

Kabul, Heart, Kandahar, Nangrahar and Maidan Wardak  

2

During these 17 trainings and workshops the following Subject were taught:

  1. review and research on Interim Code
  2. Paralegal (1)
  3. Paralegal (2)
  4. Defense lawyers operation within the Judiciary System
  5. Suspect and Accused Rights according to the law and international treaties
  6. Practical Advocacy
  7. review and research on Afghanistan Constitution
  8. Mock Trail
  9. the procedures in civil cases
  10. Professional Mediation Training