Mugambi Laibuta, Lawyer, Kenya

Mugambi Laibuta, Lawyer, Kenya

Mugambi Laibuta, Lawyer, Kenya Mugambi is a lawyer working with bloggers who are often arrested based on what he refers to as ‘flimsy reasons’ intended to harass them into silence. Mugambi felt the MLDI training, which he attended in August 2016, would support him in...
Lamin Jarjue, Lawyer, The Gambia

Lamin Jarjue, Lawyer, The Gambia

Lamin Jarjue, Lawyer, The Gambia Strategic litigation training case study: Lamin Jarjue   “Before I thought that our laws did not limit freedom of expression or the media – after the training I realised we had a gap and that these laws had a negative influence on...
Ten years of MLDI : our annual report

Ten years of MLDI : our annual report

Ten years of MLDI : our annual report In 2018 Media Legal Defence Initiative (MLDI) turned ten years old. Our 2018 annual report reflects on our growth, achievements and impact over the last ten years, and takes an in-depth look at 2018. We launched in 2008 with three...