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  • Dr Schwartz the Attorney-General and Minister of Justice meeting with the professional and administrative staff of the Law Officers’ Department

  • In her capacity as Chair of the g7+, Dr. Priscilla Schwartz welcomed colleague ministers and other delegates

  • Dr Schwartz the Attorney-General and Minister of Justice meeting with the professional and administrative staff of the Law Officers’ Department

  • To a huge round of applause, the Minister cautioned her colleagues that their countries should not be defined by conflict,

  • PRESIDENT OF SIERRA LEONE

ACCESS TO JUSTICE FOR ALL IN CONFLICT-AFFECTED COUNTRIES SIERRA LEONE GOVERNMENT’S CHIEF LEGAL ADVISER CHAIRS g7+ MINISTERIAL-LEVEL MEETING IN THE NETHERLANDS

Sierra Leone’s Attorney General and Minister of Justice, Priscilla Schwartz, PhD,attended and chaired a g7+ Ministeriallevel meeting on Access to Justice for All in Conflict-Affected Countries in The Hague, The Netherlands. The meeting was held from 19-20 June 2019. The Ministerial-level meeting was hosted by the g7+ secretariat, and facilitated by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of the Netherlands.The g7+, established in 2010, is an intergovernmental voluntary organisation bringing together countries that are either facing active conflict or have recent experience of conflict and fragility. It has twenty member countries from Asia, the Pacific, Africa and the Caribbean with a combined population of 260 million. The meeting attracted Ministers and high-level representatives from the twenty g7+ Member States, development partners and representatives from civil society. The meeting was held in advance of the UN High Level Political Forum and Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) Summit that takes place from 9-18 July 2019 in New York City. The Rule of Law Collaborative (ROLC) at the University of South Carolina provided logistical and technical support in ensuring that the meeting aligns with the priorities of the g7+ Member States and supporting follow-up initiatives. Download Report

 

 

 

 

 

 
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