Saturday, August 8, 2020

IADL Resolution to Protect Distressed Landbased and Seabased Migrants

The COVID-19 pandemic has caused immense suffering on the part of one of the most vulnerable sectors in the world, landbased and seabased migrants....

IADL stands in solidarity with Black Lives Matter, supports calls to defund police and...

IADL STANDS IN SOLIDARITY WITH BLACK LIVES MATTER, SUPPORTS CALLS TO DEFUND POLICE AND PROVIDE REPARATIONS FOR SLAVERY AND DISCRIMINATION   The International Association of Democratic...

IADL supports legal actions for accountability for human rights violators in the Philippines

IADL RESOLUTION SUPPORTING LEGAL COUNTERMEASURES AND OTHER ACTIONS TO HOLD ACCOUNTABLE VIOLATORS OF HUMAN RIGHTS IN THE PHILIPPINES   Whereas, the human rights situation in the...

IADL urges strong international action to stop Israeli annexation of Palestinian land

The International Association of Democratic Lawyers sent the following letter to all embassies of United Nations member states in New York, in response to...

IADL calls on UK Court to grant bail to Julian Assange, ill and vulnerable...

The following resolution of the International Association of Democratic Lawyers was adopted by the IADL's Council meeting on 28 June 2020: IADL CALLS ON UK...

Over 100 international lawyers and lawyers’ associations urge: No to Philippines Anti-Terrorism Bill

Over 100 international lawyers and lawyers' associations issued an open letter to President Rodrigo Duterte of the Philippines, Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra, and members...

IADL statement on Humanitarian Crisis facing Asian Migrant Workers in the Gulf Region

العربية The International Association of Democratic Lawyers, a non-governmental organization with consultative status with ECOSOC, expresses its serious concern about the ongoing humanitarian crisis of...

COVID-19 crisis requires multilateral cooperation between peoples, nations and countries – not unilateralism and...

The world is facing a major health crisis threatening the life of the most vulnerable, the elderly, working and poor people in the industrialized...

IADL condemns the designation of Hezbollah as a terrorist organization in Germany

On  April 30, 2020, the German government designated Hezbollah as a terrorist organization and immediately launched a series of raids on mosques, Lebanese community...

Over 475 lawyers, legal organizations and human rights defenders support lawyer Steven Donziger

NEW YORK, May 18 - Over 75 organizations, including international legal organizations and major human rights networks, signed on to an open letter released...