Organizations providing primary and secondary legal aid in Luhansk region signed the Memorandum of cooperation.
Round table on discussion of system of free legal aid took place on October 9 in Lysychansk in New Way newspaper editorial office. Severodonetsk Local Center for providing secondary legal aid initiated the action.
During a round table participants discussed possibilities of cooperation and interaction of subjects of providing free primary and secondary legal aid.
Representatives of divisions of justice departments in Lysychansk, Stakhanov, Alchevsk, Severodonetsk Local Center for providing secondary legal aid, mass media, public activists expressed their visions of how the system of free legal aid has to develop in the region, discussed the text of the Memorandum of cooperation, made the offers.
Photo by NGO "Vybor". Participants of round table
The head of public organization "Vybor" Igor Orel told participants about the need of creation of municipal institutions engaged in providing free legal aid, cited as an example experience of Skadovsky municipal institution "Center for Providing Free Legal Aid" in Kherson region.
The event ended with signing of the Memorandum of cooperation within which participants agreed to carry out joint information and educational activities, to promote sustainable system of legal aid, to provide free legal aid to the population, to improve skills of experts working in this system.
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