Clinical Legal Education (CLE)
PILAC has established a Clinical Legal Education (CLE) programme which is hands-on learning programme intended to equip law students with public interest lawyering skills. The Public Interest Law Clinic seeks to promote a culture of social justice lawyering in Uganda by developing a consciousness amongst law students of the important role public interest lawyering plays in protecting the rights of ordinary Ugandans.
Hands-on Learning Programme Intended to Equip Law Students
- The Clinic trains students strategic use of national and regional mechanisms to protect human rights, the public interest and promote social justice,
- provides law students with the requisite legal skills, training and practical experience to become effective legal professionals.