GD Partner Alexandre Prezanti delivers training on documenting SGBV crimes in Rome

GD Partner Alexandre Prezanti delivers training on documenting SGBV crimes in Rome - Nov 10 2017

Global Diligence LLP partner Alexandre Prezanti delivered a training on documenting conflict-related sexual and gender based violence (SGBV) to European civil society organisations in Rome. The training was organised by the International Federation for Human Rights (FIDH) in response to reports of a large number of SGBV crimes in Libyan migrant camps. The training was […]

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GD Partner Prezanti and FIDH deliver training on documenting SGBV in Ukraine

GD Partner Prezanti and FIDH deliver training on documenting SGBV in Ukraine - Jun 16 2017

Global Diligence LLP partner Alexandre Prezanti together with colleagues from the International Federation for Human Rights (FIDH) deliver a two-day training on documenting conflict-related sexual and gender based violence (SGBV) to Ukrainian civil society organisations. According to the UNHCR definition, SGBV refers to any act that is perpetrated against a person’s will and is based […]

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GD Partner pens letter to the Guardian on Freedom of the Press in Cambodia

GD Partner pens letter to the Guardian on Freedom of the Press in Cambodia - Feb 28 2017

The Guardian has published GD partner Alexandre Prezanti’s letter on how the Government of Cambodia is using Donald Trump’s attack on the media to justify a crackdown on freedom of the press in the Kingdom. The letter is available online (here), and in print in the 28 February 2017 edition. The letter reads as follows: And […]

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GD Partner Alexandre Prezanti authors new human rights investigations and litigation manual for francophone Africa

GD Partner Alexandre Prezanti authors new human rights investigations and litigation manual for francophone Africa - Dec 13 2016

GD Partner Alexandre Prezanti has authored a human rights investigations and litigation manual focused on francophone Africa. The manual, entitled ‘Guide Pratique: Documenter les graves violations des droits humains et accompagner les victims dans leur quête de justice’ (Documenting serious human rights violations and supporting victims in their quest for justice: A Practical Guide), was […]

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Global Diligence partner, Alexandre Prezanti, leads a workshop on fair trial rights at a trial-monitoring training organised by the OSCE in Kyiv, Ukraine.

Global Diligence partner, Alexandre Prezanti, leads a workshop on fair trial rights at a trial-monitoring training organised by the OSCE in Kyiv, Ukraine. - Jul 21 2015

On 14-15 July 2015, the Organisation for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) Project Co-ordinator in Ukraine jointly with the Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (ODIHR) held a two-day training for Ukrainian non-governmental organizations on best practices in trial monitoring. As part of this training, Global Diligence partner, Alexandre Prezanti, facilitated a 3-hour […]

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Global Diligence LLP partner, Alexandre Prezanti, commended by Nobel laureate and opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi for his contribution to the Rule of Law Centres Pilot Project in Myanmar.

Global Diligence LLP partner, Alexandre Prezanti, commended by Nobel laureate and opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi for his contribution to the Rule of Law Centres Pilot Project in Myanmar. - Feb 28 2015

The Rule of Law Centres Pilot Project, first of its kind in Myanmar, was commissioned by the ‘Myanmar Union Parliament Coordinating Body for the Rule of Law Centres’ and the United Nations Development Program. Implemented by a consortium of three organisations (IDLO, ASF and BABSEACLE), the Pilot Project consisted of designing and implementing a 3-month […]

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Two weeks in SE Asia: Global Diligence LLP partners travel back to Phnom Penh, Yangon and Nay Pyi Taw

Two weeks in SE Asia: Global Diligence LLP partners travel back to Phnom Penh, Yangon and Nay Pyi Taw - Mar 09 2014

All three Global Diligence Partners will be in South East Asia over the coming two weeks for client meetings and business development. Alex is working on a transitional justice project with Queen’s University Belfast, centred on the role of lawyers in six different conflict-affected societies. Joining Professor Kieran McEvoy and Dr Louise Mallinder, Alex has […]

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GD partner Marie Guiraud in Ivory Coast for the International Federation for Human Rights, in the context of its strategic litigation programme.

GD partner Marie Guiraud in Ivory Coast for the International Federation for Human Rights, in the context of its strategic litigation programme. - Feb 03 2014

The battle over the results of the 2010 Presidential elections has triggered a climate of intense violence and tension in Ivory Coast. Although Internationally recognised results proclaimed Ouattara the winner, Laurent Gbagbo, his opponent, refused to step down as president, causing a five-month crisis during which at least 3,000 people were killed and 150 women […]

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Global Diligence Partner travelling to Cambodia for Queen’s University Belfast ‘Lawyers, Conflict and Transition’ project in March 2014

Global Diligence Partner travelling to Cambodia for Queen’s University Belfast ‘Lawyers, Conflict and Transition’ project in March 2014 - Jan 28 2014

At the end of 2013, Global Diligence Partner Alex Batesmith was hired by Queen’s University Belfast as an external expert consultant for their ‘Lawyers, Conflict and Transition’ project. The project is being run by Professor Kieran McEvoy and Dr Louise Mallinder at Queen’s University, Belfast. The aim is to examine six different transitional / post-conflict […]

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January 2014 – Cambodia: Global Diligence lawyers engaged to conduct investigation into fatal shootings and other possible international crimes

January 2014 – Cambodia: Global Diligence lawyers engaged to conduct investigation into fatal shootings and other possible international crimes - Jan 24 2014

On behalf of Cambodian victims, the opposition Cambodian National Rescue Party (CNRP) has engaged Global Diligence LLP partner, Richard J Rogers, to investigate the alleged crimes committed against civilians by Cambodian State security forces, including the recent fatal shootings of demonstrators by Military Police in Phnom Penh. As reported in the Cambodia Daily (“Lawyer to […]

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