Welcome to West African Institute for Legal Aid (WAILA). We are a group of young lawyers in Gambia, committed to achieving access to justice and Human Rights.
To be a leader in the provision of accessible, sustainable, ethical, independent and quality legal services to the poor and vulnerable and addresses all forms of social, economic, political and human rights issues.
A world in which the rights enshrined in national constitutions and international human rights instruments, are realised, upheld and responsibilities are complied with to ensure equality, justice and quality of life for all.
We are committed to building a solid and widespread reputation for expertise, a track record of excellence and prominence in the areas of our principal activities and core competences.
One of the main goals of WAILA is to provide free Legal Aid services to eligible individuals or groups, mainly poor and vulnerable people as a means to strengthen their access to justice worldwide.