Lawyers Syndicate in Sana’a hold forth conference [Archives:2004/754/Community]

July 12 2004

Under the auspices of Dr. Adnan Al-Jafri, minister of justice, the Sana'a branch of the Lawyers' Syndicate will hold its forth general conference during the period July 14-15, under the slogan “Towards the development of the legal profession and incorporating the authority of law principle”.
The conference will be held inside the “Grand Hall” at the Faculty of Law of Sana'a university and will be attended by nearly 600 lawyers, social figure, politicians and representatives of political parties and civil society organizations.
Among the activities of the conference will be to discuss the general and financial reports, presented by the incumbent presidium and to elect a new presidium. This conference comes a short period after the national general conference of the Lawyers' Syndicate, held in the middle of April. It comes as a step to strengthen the work of the syndicate and to show the distinguished role that could be played by civil society organizations in serving the citizens and the country and in developing the path of democracy in Yemen.
Sana'a branch includes in addition to Sana'a Secretariat the representative from Hajah, Saddah, Al-Mahweet, Marib, Al-Jouf and Amran Governorates.