When emergency strikes - 3rd Meeting, 3rd Session Forum on Human Rights, Democracy and Rule of Law
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Third session of the Forum on Human Rights, Democracy and the Rule of Law on "Equal access to justice for all: a necessary element of democracy, rule of law and human rights protection" - When emergency strikes: access to justice in times of crisis

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The panel will look at the strategies adopted and challenges faced by justice systems inensuring equal access to justice in the context of crises, including the COVID-19 pandemic.Speakers will consider lessons learnt from the COVID-19 pandemic response and how thesecan guide rights-based responses to future crises. --- Presentations by: - Ms. Mihaela Laura Radu, Judge and President of the Bucharest Tribunal - Ms. Hadeel Abdel Aziz, Executive Director, Justice Centre for Legal Aid, Jordan - Ms. Roselyn Hanzi, Executive Director, Zimbabwe Lawyers for Human Rights - Moderator: Mr. Mark Stephens, Deputy Chair, International Bar Association, Human Rights Institute --- Discussion --- LIST OF SPEAKERS: - Mr. Mark Stephens, Moderator, Deputy Chair, International Bar Association, Human Rights Institute (Introduction)- Ms. Mihaela Laura Radu, Judge and President of the Bucharest Tribunal- Ms. Hadeel Abdel Aziz, Executive Director, Justice Centre for Legal Aid, Jordan- Ms. Roselyn Hanzi, Executive Director, Zimbabwe Lawyers for Human Rights- Algeria- Iraq- United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC)- Namibia- Coordinating Center for the Legal Aid Provision in Ukraine- Institute for Human Rights at China University of Political Science and Law- International Human Rights Commission- Ms. Roselyn Hanzi, Executive Director, Zimbabwe Lawyers for Human Rights- Ms. Mihaela Laura Radu, Judge and President of the Bucharest Tribunal- Ms. Hadeel Abdel Aziz, Executive Director, Justice Centre for Legal Aid, Jordan- International Bar Association's Human Rights Institute- Beijing Migrant Workers Legal Aid and Research Center- Center of Rightful Support, the Rights and Freedoms- China Society for Human Rights Studies- People's Advocate of Albania- National Human Rights Commission of Bangladesh- Ms. Hadeel Abdel Aziz, Executive Director, Justice Centre for Legal Aid, Jordan- Ms. Mihaela Laura Radu, Judge and President of the Bucharest Tribunal- Ms. Roselyn Hanzi, Executive Director, Zimbabwe Lawyers for Human Rights- Libya- Romania- Cape Verde - Center for Equal Social Development- Institute of Human Rights of Catalonia, Mr. Carlos Casilla- International Association of Human Rights and Social Development, Mr. David Ricardo Lopez Torres- Khmer People's National Liberation Front- Ms. Mihaela Laura Radu, Judge and President of the Bucharest Tribunal- Ms. Hadeel Abdel Aziz, Executive Director, Justice Centre for Legal Aid, Jordan- Ms. Roselyn Hanzi, Executive Director, Zimbabwe Lawyers for Human Rights- Mr. Mark Stephens, Moderator, Deputy Chair, International Bar Association, Human RightsInstitute (Final Remarks)