Public Interest, Legal Aid & Human Rights Committee

Mandate

  • To make recommendations for statutory and/or constitutional changes necessary to facilitate legal aid in Kenya
  • To liase with other legal air service providers(including the National Legal Aid Scheme) to enhance the delivery of legal aid services in Kenya
  • To advocate for greater acceptance for pro bono work by the LSK membership
  • To assist in the implementation of LSK legal aid initiatives including the Annual National Legal Awareness Week.
  • To advice the Council of the LSK on matters of public interest litigation that can be undertaken by the Society.