Kick-off ERC project
On invitation Jos Hoevenaars attended the 7th annual Civil Justice Council National Forum on access to justice for those without means taking place in London on 7 December 2018. The full day forum brought together members from across the British advice and pro bono sector, courts and tribunals, government, the legal profession, universities (UK and abroad), charities, foundations and institutions to discuss the current state of the legal aid sector in the jurisdictions of the United Kingdom. The day saw some 20 different speakers as well as several in-depth breakout session in which divergent subjects such as funding, technology, the need for data collection and analysis, and the intersection between legal needs and mental health were discussed among the over 200 participants in more detail.
Published: September 1, 2017
On 1 September 2017, the ERC project team had its kick-off meeting, discussion content, organization and strategy of the project. The team consists of three postdocs, Erlis Themeli, Alexandre Biard and Jos Hoevenaars and two PhD candidates, Emma van Gelder and Georgia Antonopoulou. Kyra Hanemaayer has been appointed as student assistant to support the project team. Go to team for more information on the project team.