Ashoka Fellow
South Africa
Fellow Since 1994
    This description of Ashwell Zwane's work was prepared when Ashwell Zwane was elected to the Ashoka Fellowship in 1994.
    Introduction
    In South Africa, access to ordinary legal services has never been accessible to the black majority. Ashwell Zwane and Bernert Lekalakala are changing that by establishing the country's first full-service legal practice that is based in the historically black townships in which the overwhelming of majority black South Africans continue to live.
    The New Idea
    The Problem
    The Strategy
    The Person

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