PALU is the umbrella association of African lawyers and Law Societies. It brings together the continent’s five regional and fifty-four national Lawyers’ Associations, as well as individual lawyer-members. Learn more

CALL FOR APPLICATION!!!!

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS!!! West Africa Freedom of Expression & Digital Rights Litigation Workshop (3 – 7 September 2018). The Media Legal Defense Initiative (MLDI) is calling for applications from English-speaking lawyers based in countries that are members of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) – and Cameroon – to participate in a forthcoming litigation […]

March 8 Womens Day

THE YEAR OF THE WOMAN

  By: Anita Alfred Kyaruzi Programme Officer- Human and Peoples’ Rights Pan African Lawyers’ Union (PALU) Alas!!! It is that time and day of the year when the whole world takes a ‘moment’ to celebrate and appreciate the Woman. Her achievements, struggles, wins and every nuance attached to being a woman. A time and day […]

SAVE THE DATE:24th and 25 May 2017 The 50th anniversary of United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL) will be celebrated at a colloquium in Yaounde (CAMEROON)

The 50th anniversary of United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL) will be celebrated at a colloquium in Yaounde (CAMEROON) on 24 and 25 May 2017. The colloquium “UNCITRAL AT 50 AND ARBITRATION IN AFRICA” will be held under the distinguished patronage of the Government of Cameroon and with the support of the APAA.   Mr. […]

SAVE THE DATE: 5 to 8 JULY 2017 PALU Annual Conference and Triennial General Assembly

Venue: Southern Sun Elangeni& Maharani You are cordially invited to PALU’s 8th Annual Conference, the leading platform for African lawyers, bringing together distinguished Lawyers and Lawyers’ Associations as well as Law firms, Human Rights and Good Governance Professionals. This year, PALU will also be holding its Triennial General Assembly, which will oversee the election of […]