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Kathy Russell

Kathy Russell

Who: Kathy Russell

Where: Mozambique

How long: Since 2012

Principal ministries: Justice

Kathy completed her training at BMS' International Mission Centre and in June 2013 she moved to Mozambique.

Kathy is a solicitor (currently non-practicing) who previously worked in the areas of child protection and family law. She hopes to use her skills to help develop the justice and advocacy ministries being spearheaded by the Mozambique Christian lawyers and churches.

Home church: Christ Church, Clifton, Bristol



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Posted: 29/06/2017 - 20:15

As I look back on May and June – amongst the ongoing work with AMAC (Association of Mozambican Christian lawyers) a highlight has been our visitors to Maputo…

Andrew Caplen had a very successful visit with us last year. As former President of the Law Society of England and Wales his presence opened many doors for AMAC to meet with people in positions that were important to know....

Posted: 02/04/2017 - 18:11

The opening words of the first Executive Director of AMAC, Luis Generoso as he started on 1 March - were to remind us of the key verse, purpose and focus of the Association of Mozambican Christian Lawyers - to seek justice for the oppressed, widow and orphan  (Isaiah 1:17)*.

This week AMAC (Association of Mozambican Christian Advocates) went for...

Posted: 10/02/2017 - 18:28

As the year gets into full swing, the board of AMAC (Association of Mozambican Christian Advocates (lawyers)) has taken seriously the Proverb’s call to make plans* - and had a full-day planning session for the year ahead last Saturday. We in the office busily prepared by gathering statistics for everything from clients’ needs to member lawyers capacities, updating accounts and lists of stakeholders to ensure it was all at hand for their discussions.


The new board was elected in November 2016 and includes some new members so it was a first meeting to work together and discuss plans for each area that AMAC works in - legal educations, legal aid, members/...

Posted: 04/12/2016 - 16:13

The Association of Mozambican Christian lawyers in Maputo, who I work with, have just done the last legal education for the year and so we can breathe a little and catch up on the admin - on writing for you, reporting and of course to continue to welcome in new clients.


We’ve continued to do a few legal educations in Churches during their Sunday morning services. Services typically go for about 3-4 hours and some Pastors have approached us to ask AMAC to use 40 minutes of that to talk about an area of law of importance to them. Each time the Pastor has asked us to discuss family law - and domestic violence which we do from both a Biblical and legal perspective...

Posted: 05/08/2016 - 07:55

After almost 6 rushed but great weeks in the UK, I’m back to work in Maputo with Marie Josée and Leonardo and the members of AMAC (Association of Mozambican Christian advocates). It was lovely to be home with everyone and I very much appreciated the support and encouragement of the Churches, family and friends who I was blessed to spend time with, thank you so much.


Marie Josée only started with AMAC in June and is the first lawyer...

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Latest activity

29th June 2017
New Blog entry "Visitors and Opportunities" added
Kathy Russell
28th April 2017
New Letter "April 2017" added
Kathy Russell
2nd April 2017
Kathy Russell
10th February 2017
New Blog entry "Planning Proverbs style" added
Kathy Russell
9th December 2016
New Letter "December 2016" added
Kathy Russell
4th December 2016
New Blog entry "December already!" added
Kathy Russell
26th September 2016
New Letter "September 2016" added
Kathy Russell
5th August 2016
New Blog entry "Back in Maputo" added
Kathy Russell
7th July 2016
New News Article "The refugee who became a lawyer" added
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3rd June 2016
New Blog entry "Welcome Marie Josee" added
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