Capacity Building



Date: 10-14 July 2017

Title: "Building drafting skills for improving the quality of urban legislation”


  • Dr. Constantin Stefanou, Director of the Sir William Dale Centre
  • Prof. Helen Xanthaki, Professor of Law, UCL 
  • Dr. Maria Mousmouti, Lecturer in Law, Institute of Advanced Legal Studies. 


The seminar addressed policy makers, urban planners, UN Habitat officers and legal experts from around the world and aimed to familiarize them with the dividing lines between policy and legislation, help them understand criteria of quality in legislation and familiarize them with existing methods and tools for evidence based law making and basic drafting principles. 

Picture of workshop group, 2017


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