AJDFAccess to Justice Development Fund (Pakistan)
AJDFAdmiral Jeremiah Denton Foundation
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The AJDF Governing Body accorded approval for release of fund to the High Court of Sindh for executing special projects in the designated underdeveloped areas.
The AJDF Governing Body also approved the proposal of releasing funds to the District Legal Empowerment Committees (DLECs) established in 106 districts across the country for provision of free legal aid to the deserving litigants, who, despite having genuine cause, are unable to pursue their cases in the courts.
The body also considered the proposal to hold one day workshop for awareness of Prisoners' Rights through AJDF.
The purpose of the meeting to approve AJDF projects called under different Windows of the AJDF for Legal Empowerment and improving the service delivery of justice through Judicial and Legal Research, said Joint secretary of Law and Justice Commission of Pakistan.
The Governing Body, AJDF will approve the annual and bi-annual accounts of AJDF, allocation of funds to the AJDF Windows and releases of amounts to different High Courts for strengthening the infrastructure and providing Court related amenities to the litigants, he added.