Attention: Returning Volunteer Expression of Interest

The Equal Justice Project’s Executive invites all returning volunteers from 2016 to express their interest ahead of our general recruitment phase in rejoining the teams that they already have experience working with. If you are a returning volunteer from 2016 then you have to fill out the form below. If you were on Communications or Community in 2016 and you …

Event: EJP Opening Function 2016

Last night, on the 13th of May, the Equal Justice Project held its opening function at the Gus Fisher Gallery. Even though it had been a hectic week for everyone at law school, there was a healthy turnout and members of all Teams mingled with members of the Advisory Board and other volunteers within the organisation. Directors Rayhan Langdana and Jade …

Veritas Presents: Terence Halliday on Human Rights Law in China

The Equal Justice Project is proud to lend its support to Veritas (Christians at Law School), another University of Auckland-based organisation affiliated with our faculty. They are holding an event on the 3rd of March and have extended an invitation to all members of the public to attend. This event will be a talk by Research Professor Terence Halliday on …

Attention: Returning Volunteers Only

With Semester One just on the horizon, the Equal Justice Project’s Executive invites all returning volunteers from 2015 to express their interest ahead of our general recruitment phase in rejoining the teams that they already have experience working with. If you are a returning volunteer from either Communications, Pro Bono, or Community and you wish to work with your previous …

Applications for EJP Manager 2016 Now Open

Being a Manager EJP is run by 2 Co-Directors and an Executive of 8 Managers. Being a Manager is an incredible opportunity to lead a team made up of intelligent, committed and hardworking volunteers. It is an immensely rewarding experience and is a real lesson in leadership. As well as being able to shape your team’s policy, you’ll be involved …

Applications for EJP Director 2016 Now Open

Are you passionate about social justice? Are you organised and have a vision for how the Equal Justice Project can be bigger and better than ever? Apply to be a 2016 EJP Director! We are currently taking applications for a new EJP director for 2016. You can apply for the position using the form below. The EJP Director role involves …

Audiovisual Recordings: EJP Miscarriages of Justice Symposium

In recent years, New Zealand’s attention has turned towards the reality that there are innocent people in our prisons. Though Mark Lundy’s conviction has now been confirmed, the exoneration of David Bain and Teina Pora reminds us that there our prosecution, trial, conviction, and appeal processes lead to injustices. Following these high-profile proceedings, the Equal Justice Project’s Outreach team was delighted to welcome …

Equal Justice Project 2014 Publication

Click here to read our inaugural Equal Justice Project publication.  This year has been one of the Equal Justice Project’s best yet. 2014 saw over 150 volunteers involved in the organisation, a successful blog entitled Cross-Examination being a source of interesting social justice analysis, over 1500 hours spent volunteering in Community Law Centres, seven pro bono projects completed for practitioners, the creation of a separate Law …

Recruitment 2015: Volunteer Information

Volunteer & Group Descriptions for 2015 Find out from the mouths of our Managers themselves just what it is you’ll be doing in EJP, and what they are looking for in volunteers! Communications The Communications team creates content to be published on the EJP website, within publications, and across social media platforms to foster active discussion of the law’s role …