The Forum sent three Canadian interns, Omo Atkintan, Margaret Flynn and Meghan McDermott to South Africa from September 2006 to March 2007 with funding provided by the Forum and the Canadian International Development Agency. Ms. Atkintan and Ms. McDermott interned at Cape Town’s Community Law Center, while Ms. Flynn’s internship was with Johannesburg’s Southern African Development Community.
Ms. Atkintan holds an LLB from the University of Toronto and is a member of the Ontario bar. Ms. McDermott graduated from the University of Victoria and also holds an LLB. Ms. Flynn earned an LLB from the University of Toronto.