Saturday, October 10, 2009
Mimi Samuel and Laurel Oates (Seattle University School of Law) went to Afghanistan in January 2009 for the Afghanistan Rule of Law Project organized by USAID. Mimi shared their experiences today at the Central Region Legal Writing Conference, explaining the program that they facilitated in Kabul.
Professor Samuel also shared resources for teaching and consulting abroad, including information about the Fulbright Scholar Program for Faculty and Professionals, the American Bar Association Rule of Law Initiative (ROLI, previously known as CEELI), the Civic Education Project, the Central Eurasia Project of the Open Society Institute, the International Commission of Jurists, the International Law Institute in Washington, D.C., the Association of American Law Schools Section on International Legal Exchange, the International Bar Association, the American Bar Association Section of International Law, and the International Association of Law Schools.
Mark E. Wojcik and Sue Liemer, blogging live from the Central Region Legal Writing Conference