ROLE UK is funded by the Department for International Development (DFID) and developed by a consortium of pro-bono and development organisations including:

  • Advocacy Training Council
  • Advocates for International Development
  • Bar Human Rights Committee
  • Bingham Centre for the Rule of Law
  • International Senior Lawyers Project
  • i-Probono
  • PILnet
  • Slynn Foundation

ROLE UK was established as a limited company, a subsidiary of Advocates for International Development and is overseen by a board of trustees from the pro bono and development communties. Our board of trustees takes overall responsiblity for ROLE UK's governance and determines the organisation's strategy and goals.