Hong Kong's street cleaners

17 Oct 2014

Problem: Hong Kong's army of poorly paid street sweepers are being deprived of basic employment benefits by the government's policy of outsourcing its cleaning services. 

The varieties of public interest experiences

13 Oct 2014

The 2014 class of Skadden Fellows brings to 705 the number of law school graduates the law firm has funded to work full-time for legal and advocacy organizations. 

Lean startup theory 101

09 Oct 2014

One of the animating principle of Justice Labs Startup School is lean startup. As applied to public interest project development it means creating and launching a minimally viable product (MVP) that will allow you to test your assumptions and, if necessary, make one or more pivots. Here is an excellent article describing the basic principles of lean startup theory. 

In Viet Nam, community homesteads are new law schools

06 Oct 2014

Here is the story of a promising legal innovation in Vietnam, courtesy UNDP.


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