Avon Global Center for Women and Justice at Cornell Law School

Chief Justice Wood: Advancing Access to Justice for Women and Children in Ghana

On April 20, 2015, the Avon Global Center for Women and Justice and the Berger International Legal Studies Program hosted Chief Justice Georgina Wood of the Republic of Ghana for a talk on "Advancing Access to Justice for Women and Children."  In her talk, the Chief Justice touched upon three barriers of access, physical, legal and financial access, and described which steps the Ghanaian government recently has undertaken to overcome such obstacles and improve women's access to justice.

 

Chief Justice Wood

Chief Justice Wood