SwaziLII is finally a member of the Free Access to Law Movement after being admitted at the recently held Law Via The Internet Conference in Hong - KONG. This means that SwaziLii will now enjoy global usage and will have free access and opportunities to professional advice and assistance from other well established LII'S worldwide. SwaziLII is expected to allign itself with Montereal's declarations of Free Access to Law. The conference which lasted for three days saw the participation of all LII'S from all over the globe and presentations from different speakers on various topics sought to benefit this websites were made.
The opening of the conference was graced by the Honourable Chief Justice of the Final Court of Appeal in Hong - Kong Mr Geoffrey Ma. SwaziLII has really benefited from this participation. Reference is made to presentations by KLR i.e Kenya Law Reports on How they have provided access to Historical Legal Information IN kenya through Mr Micheal Murungi and Liberlii i.e Liberria Legal Information Institute where Mr Coleman Foster talked on Pursuit of Free Access to Law in a Least Developed Country.>>>.Over 20 speakers rendered their excellent and well researched papers and such are available on the Hong - KONG LII WEBSITE. log on to www.hklii.org , www.hklii.hk, www.hklii.org.hk.
SwaziLII was represented by its Coordinator, Ms Gugu Vilakati.
Some pictures from the conference >>>