An African-rooted collective of public interest lawyers, researchers, and technologists working for positive social change in Africa, and worldwide
WHAT WE DO
Public interest advisory services
What we do?
We’re an African-rooted collective of public interest lawyers, researchers, and technologists working for positive social change in Africa, and worldwide. We advance fundamental rights, enable meaningful activism, and advocate for rights‑based approaches to contemporary questions on- and offline.
We assist socially responsible organisations with advisory & research, impact & CSO support, technology & communications, and legal services in the areas of public law & policy, information rights, data privacy, climate justice & sustainability, and emergent tech & innovation.
“We partner with organisations to achieve public interest objectives and promote positive change.”
Where we work
Since 2017, we’ve worked with or assisted clients based in 24 countries across 5 continents.
Introducing our association with Power & Associates.
Self-funding public interest projects and litigation and developing the private / public interest law model.
The latest updates at the intersection of law and technology
Developing international human rights law
OUR SERVICES & DIVISIONS
Comprehensive and diversified services to drive positive change in Africa
ADVISORY & RESEARCH
Public interest advisory, analysis, research, and training services at the intersection of law and technology.
IMPACT & CSO SUPPORT
Supporting civil society organisations and social enterprises with registration, strategy, structuring, and fundraising.
TECHNOLOGY & COMMUNICATIONS
Communications, design, and web development that ensures inclusion, access, and impact by design.
* LEGAL SERVICES
Working in association with Power & Associates, we facilitate strategic and test case litigation, advocacy and activism, public participation, regulatory compliance, and legal research services.
* Power & Associates is an independently registered law firm.
Developing Africa’s information rights landscape
OUR PRACTICE AREAS
Protecting and promoting fundamental rights in the information age
Public Law & Policy
Promoting constitutionalism and activism at the domestic, regional, and international levels.
Protecting and promoting privacy, free speech, and access to information on- and offline
CLIMATE JUSTICE & SUSTAINABILITY
Building climate-resilience through digital transformation and climate and environmental justice.
Emergent Tech & Innovation
Ensuring rights-based emergent technologies for the information age.
Applied Law & Technology (Pty) Ltd (T/a ALT Advisory), Registration No.: 2017/145368/07, VAT No.: 4310284726