Projects

 

Year:
2022
The Compendium of International and National Legal Framework on Child Marriage provides a survey of the key international, regional and national legal instruments as they relate to the right to marry with the full and free consent of the intending spouses and to the obligation for government to take legislative measures to abolish child marriage.
Year:
2022
This legal training manual is a comprehensive material developed to train professionals on the Law against Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) in Nigeria. This legal training manual aims to provide a complete and up-to-date knowledge of the legal framework surrounding FGM in Nigeria in order to improve law enforcement and help professionals to best exercise their work and protect citizens from this crime.
Year:
2022
This legal training manual is a comprehensive material developed to train professionals on the Law against Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) in Senegal. This legal training manual aims to provide a complete and up-to-date knowledge of the legal framework surrounding FGM/C in Senegal in order to improve law enforcement and help professionals to best exercise their work and protect citizens from this crime.
Year:
2022
This legal training manual is a comprehensive material developed to train professionals on the Law against Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting (FGM/C) in Guinea. This legal training manual aims to provide a complete and up-to-date knowledge of the legal framework surrounding FGM/C in Guinea in order to improve law enforcement and help professionals to best exercise their work and protect citizens from this crime.
Year:
2022
This legal community training manual is an illustrated description of the anti-Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting (FGM/C) Law and existing case law in Guinea-Bissau. The illustrations describe each article of the anti-FGM/C law in order to improve legal literacy in respect to FGM/C within communities speaking different languages and/or for illiterate members.
Year:
2022
This legal training manual is a comprehensive material developed to train professionals on the Law against Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting (FGM/C) in Guinea Bissau. This legal training manual aims to provide a complete and up-to-date knowledge of the legal framework surrounding FGM/C in Guinea Bissau in order to improve law enforcement and help professionals to best exercise their work and protect citizens from this crime.
Year:
2018
Although scholarship in law and development that explores the relationship between law and social and economic progress has evolved over the last four decades, this area of inquiry remains unfamiliar to many legal scholars, lawyers, and policy makers. Scholars have not yet been able to develop a theory that systematically explains the interrelationship between law and development, which would establish law and development as a robust and coherent academic field. This Article attempts to fill this gap by presenting a general theory that defines the disciplinary parameters of law and development, and explains the mechanisms by which law impacts development.
Year:
2017
ELI Business Rescue Report contains 115 recommendations on a wide variety of themes affected by the rescue of financially distressed businesses: the legal rules for professions and courts, contract law, treatment and ranking of creditors’ claims, labor law, laws relating to transaction avoidance and corporate law, all focused on business rescue.
Year:
2017
This article seeks to inform the potential of bioprinting (3D printing of human organs), the legal aspects of the technology, its patentability, regulation, and ethical considerations. Although these patents are presumed valid, the validity of some of these might be litigated in due course, as the technology advances and the market expands.
Year:
2017
This white paper attempts to lay out central concepts related to AI and complementary technologies, their rapid progress, and discuss the attendant salient legal, ethical, innovation and development policy issues. The paper aims at providing a broad overview of key issues thus stimulating World Bank Group wide discussion on the topic.
Year:
2017
This white paper dedicates to developing the concept of water security in order to build a Water Security Framework. In this report, the concept of water security and identify the nexuses that reflect the relationships that represent water security were discussed.
Year:
2016
75.05 per cent of the share of the global population follows one of the world’s major faiths. The moral and ethical principles that these religions preach seem very close to the secular common principles adopted by the international community over the last hundred years in the framework of international institutions through their legal instruments like treaties, agreements, resolutions and declarations. This report exams this overlap.