ACCESS TO JUSTICE PROGRAM
The objective of this program is to promote sustainable access to justice for marginalized groups in Uganda. It focuses on criminal justice and sexual and gender based violence. It employs legal assistance, research, documentation, legal and human rights education and information education communication material development and legal aid advocacy.
The program goes an extra of providing legal service support to marginalized people affected to ensure that justice prevails.
HUREED also partners with main stream human rights organizations and legal aid service providers to expand legal aid for marginalized persons and most at risk population groups and to provide mentorship to paralegals. It also works with the informal justice systems and traditional cultural structures to address injustices through mediation. Outputs under this program include;
• Legal aid service provision
• Engaging communal justice system
• Conducting legal camps
• Documentation of Human Rights Violations