Human Rights in Context

Pro bono relationships that benefit human rights organisations

November 27, 2020 Season 1 Episode 9
Human Rights in Context
Pro bono relationships that benefit human rights organisations
Show Notes

With Susi Bascon, Director of Peace Brigades International (PBI) UK, and from Simmons and Simmons, Victoria Channing, Pro Bono Manager and Chris Owen, who heads up the firm’s business and human rights team and is one of the Partners responsible for pro bono.

PBI UK is a world-leading NGO working to protect human rights defenders and provide life-saving support in some of the world's most dangerous countries.  https://peacebrigades.org.uk/

Simmons and Simmons is an international law firm with expertise in multiple areas including business and human rights. https://www.simmons-simmons.com/

In this episode, we hear the second part of the interview with leading NGO Peace Brigades International UK and international law firm Simmons and Simmons, in which we discuss pro bono relationships between human rights organisations and lawyers. In particular we discuss how these partnerships can work to benefit human rights.

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