On December 5, 2016 the NPM Resource Center at Osh State University hosted a guest lecture of Asel Akmatbekova, Lawyer and Consultant of ANGO "Human Rights Advocacy Center" on the theme “On state-guaranteed legal aid in Kyrgyzstan”. In her presentation the lecturer covered such issues as the amendments to the Law on the State Guaranteed Legal Aid in the Kyrgyz Republic and the Decade of Free Legal Aid organized by the Ministry of Justice of the Kyrgyz Republic.

Two representatives of the Osh Oblast and Osh city Departments of Justice of the Ministry of Justice joined Mrs. Akmatbekova at the presentation. Senior Specialist Chyngyz Saypiev, and Specialist Ruslan Tashiev answered the questions of the audience on free and paid legal aid/. In addition, the lecturers shared the information on the Free Legal Aid Centers located in Osh Oblast. 

Photo 1 Assel Akmatbekova Chyngyz Saipiev Ruslan Tashiev Dec 5

Lawyer and Consultant of ANGO "Human Rights Advocacy Center" Asel Akmatbekova, Senior Specialist Chyngyz Saypiev, and Specialist Ruslan Tashiev from Osh Oblast and Osh city Departments of Justice of the Ministry of Justice gave a guest lecture on the theme “On state-guaranteed legal aid in Kyrgyzstan” for students of Osh State University

Photo 2 Asel Akmatbekova interactive lecture

Asel Akmatbekova gave an interactive lecture on free legal aid and involved students into group discussions 

Photo 4 Asel Akmatbekova students sharing their view on free legal aid

Questions and Answers Session was very lively – students asked many questions and provided their comments and suggestions