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"160 Girls" victory

“The Court’s “160 Girls” decision is a glorious achievement - the legal system has worked and the girls know now what justice feels like; this is an invaluable accomplishment.” Mercy Chidi, the Founder and Director of the Brenda Boone Tumaini Girls’ Rescue Centre, Meru, Kenya.

Cherie Blair: 'Don't drop gender from equality fight'

Cherie Blair, CNN, 29 May 2013

This article was originally published on CNN

It’s time to wake up - UK Legal Aid cuts

Conor Gearty, Oxford Human Rights Hub, 30 May 2013

What has already happened is serious. The Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Act 2012 severely limits legal aid for judicial review. It has just kicked in.

Proposals to limit legal aid for judicial review will undermine the rule of law

The Telegraph, 29 May 2013

QCs are concerned about the Ministry of Justice's plans to further restrict legal aid for judicial review

Cherie Blair, a self-made woman

Haaretz, 10 May 2013

By Danna Harman

Iran’s Baha’i prisoners

The Telegraph, 8 May 2013

Read below the open letter from UK lawyers, including Cherie Booth QC, regarding the seven former Baha’i leaders in Iran.

Cherie Blair CBE dedicates BGU honorary doctorate to Bangladeshi women fighting for their right to education

Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, 8 May 2013

Cherie Blair CBE was presented an honorary doctorate by the Ben-Gurion University of the Negev this week. On Tuesday night, she told the audience at the honorary doctorate ceremony on the Marcus Family Campus of the university that the women of Bangladesh are struggling to protect their right to education.

Linked Together: My Experience as a Mentee in the Cherie Blair Foundation for Women’s Mentoring Women in Business Programme in China

Business Fights Poverty, 6 May 2013

By YangYang Tao, Mentee in the Cherie Blair Foundation for Women’s Mentoring Women in Business Programme, China

Setting up FemmeHire with the help of my mentor

Cherie Blair Foundation for Women, 1 May 2013

Written by Karishma Daswani, Mentee with the Cherie Blair Foundation for Women