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Resource Library


The Vance Center 2013-14 Annual Report is available here

Legacy of Cyrus R. Vance

Latin Lawyer and Vance Center's Second Pro Bono Survey is available here

Program Materials

International Pro Bono Network

Espanol | English

Pro Bono Declaration for the Americas

Declaration Text and Signatory Sheets [English | French | Portuguese | Spanish]

Signatory List

PBDA History [English | Spanish]

Pro Bono Chain

Pro Bono Implementation Manual for Law Firms [English | Spanish]

Supplement to Pro Bono Implementation Manual

2011 Commemorative Poster

Women in the Profession

Best Practices for the Hiring, Training, Retention of Women Attorneys [English | Portuguese | Spanish]

Reports and Publications

Observations and Recommendations of New York City Bar Association Delegation of Business Lawyers of the Americas to Guatemala (The New York City Bar Association, 2013)

What are the next steps? Legal Perspectives on Mexico's General Law on Climate Change (Collaboration with USAID & Environmental Law Institute, 2012)

¿Cuáles son los siguientes pasos? Perspectivas Jurídicas sobre La Ley General de Cambio Climático de México (Colaboración con USAID y el Environmental Law Institute, 2012)

Regulatory Best Practices for Remediation of Legacy Toxic Contamination [English | Spanish]

2011 Access to Justice in the Americas Conference [English | Conference Website]

Country Reports on Access to Justice:

Argentina: English | Spanish

Brazil: English

Canada: English

Chile: English | Spanish

Colombia: Spanish

Costa Rica: Spanish

Mexico: Spanish

Panama: English | Spanish

Paraguay: Spanish

Peru: English

Latin American Pro Bono Final Status Report

2011 Survey Results

Full Report

Abbreviated Report

2009  Survey Results

English | Spanish


2010 Judicial Training Program in Argentina

Fashioning and Enforcement of Remedies in Public-Interest Litigation

Program English | Program Spanish

Spanish Introduction


2010 Human Rights Training

Training Book

2008 Promoting & Enforcing Human Rights: Arusha Conference

Strategies for Promoting and Enforcing Human Rights in the African & Inter-American Human Rights Systems

2007 Gender-based Violence Laws in Sub-saharan Africa (link)

2006 Best Practices for the Hiring, Training, Retention, and Advancement of Women Attorneys (link)

2005 Strategy Session for the Americas