1.

ACCESSIBILITY OF BASIC LEGAL AID SERVICES


To increase accessibility of basic legal aid services (paralegal or other forms), in particular for women.

2.

PROTECTion of WOMEN’S RIGHT TO PROPERTY


To increase protection of women’s rights to land, property, safety and security through legal empowerment.

3.

INSTITUTIONS FOR LEGAL EMPOWERMENT


To promote formal and informal institutions which effectively promote legal aid  and empowerment.

4.

SUSTAINABLE LEGAL AID SERVICES


To ensure sustainability of quality legal aid and legal aid providers.

We are an independent basket fund promoting justice for all

Registered in Tanzania as a nonprofit company limited by guarantee, we channel funding on equal opportunity basis to organizations which promote, provide or support legal aid and paralegal services and work toward empowerment of poor women, children and men.

WE STRIVE TO INCREASE JUSTICE FOR ALL, PARTICULARLY FOR WOMEN

We focus on delivering in 4 key areas

In order to streamline our efforts for maximum results and the highest social return on investment, The Legal Services Facility commits to substantive progress on well formulated outcomes in each of 4 result areas as mentioned below:

  • Accessibility of legal aid, in particular for women
  • Legally empowered communities, in particular women
  • Conducive environment for legal empowerment
  • Institutional sustainability of legal aid and legal aid providers
Accessible legal aid

Can citizens conveniently access legal aid?

Empowered Communities

Are communities aware of and exercising their rights?

Conducive Environment

How conducive is it to exercise one’s rights?

Institutional Sustainability

Can the legal aid system and the providers sustain themselves?

$
disbursed as grants
supported groups
legal aid beneficiaries
legal education beneficiaries

Paralegals fight for the rights

of women and little children.

Beneficiaries Say