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The next CALRAs Conference

An International Conference on Law Reform

You are warmly invited to the 8th biennial Conference of the Commonwealth Association of Law Reform Agencies (CALRAs). The Conference will be in Livingstone, Zambia, from Thursday 4th to Friday 5th April, at The Protea Hotel by Marriott Livingstone (The Protea Livingstone) ( The hotel is not far from the Victoria Falls, one of the seven Natural Wonders of the World.
The Conference programme will focus on practical issues for law reform (secrets of success), such as: modern law reform projects; Law Reform Agency relationships with Government; the value and cost-effectiveness of law reform; the value of legislative drafting for law reform; and implementation of law reform reports. There may also be items about family/domestic violence and about legal fees, etc payable to practitioners.
Further details will be sent to you early in the New Year, including about the programme and registering for the Conference (US$200).
All interested in law reform are very welcome to attend. The Conference is equally open to members of CALRAs and to non-members, and from the Commonwealth and elsewhere.
Delegates will need to book their own accommodation. Some accommodation will be available at a special rate for those staying at The Protea Livingstone
The CALRAs Conference will be held just before the Commonwealth Law Conference (CLC), an entirely separate, large and prestigious international event, also in Livingstone. The CLC website ( gives details of the CLC’s programme, and information about hotel accommodation for the CLC, which is taking place from Monday 8th to Friday 12th April. There will be a CLC session on law reform on Tuesday 9th April.
Some of those attending the CALRAs Conference may also like to attend the Conference of the Commonwealth Association of Legislative Counsel (CALC) ( in Livingstone from Monday 1st to Wednesday 3rd April.

We very much look forward to seeing you in Livingstone.
Please pass these details on to all you know who may be interested.
Thank you.

Michael Sayers General Secretary (Hon) CALRAs Email: or CalrasConference2019 Telephone: +44 (0)1483 575366

Link to Protea Hotel, click here

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