Name: Odinakaonye Lagi

Professional Title: Senior Program Officer

Affiliation: Network of University Legal Aid Institutions

Country: Nigeria

Title of Presentation: The Role of National and/or Supranational Networks to Enchance CLE

Short Bio: Mrs. Odinakaonye Lagi is the Senior Program Officer of the Network of University Legal Aid Institutions(NULAI-Nigeria) and an Open Society Justice Initiative (OSJI) Human Rights Fellow. Mrs. Lagi has successfully grown the footprint of NULAI, a network of clinical programmes in Nigeria from nothing to cover about one-third of the law faculties in Nigeria, organized national and regional CLE Conferences, secured institutional approval for the programme, and developed strong partnerships between NULAI, law clinics and Government stakeholders, Open Society Foundations, European Union, Justice for All-DFID, UNDEF and MacArthur Foundation.