The Asma Jahangir Conference 2018

will be held on 13 & 14 October 2018 at Avari Hotel in Lahore.

The conference celebrates the vision and legacy of Asma Jahangir (1952-2018), an internationally acclaimed rights activist and constitutional lawyer of Pakistan.

The conference is hosted by AGHS Legal Aid Cell (Asma’s law firm) and is being held in collaboration with the Supreme Court Bar Association of Pakistan.

The conference will discuss and devise strategies for the promotion of justice by strengthening the rule of law and democracy, protection of fundamental rights, strengthening the independence of the judiciary and mainstreaming gender.