Mining Communities Human Rights and Legal Support Programme:

This programme is designed to provide legal assistance including free court room representation to communities living in or around mining concessions. CEPIL hold public and private actors accountable for violations of the Constitution and to ensure the protection of the rights of communities affected by large corporate mining in Ghana. CEPIL has provided free court room representation to mining communities in the Eastern, Ashanti, Brong-Ahafo and Eastern Regions of Ghana. The program also contains a human rights education and paralegal training component. CEPIL has trained paralegal in these mining communities