Monday, July 13, 2020

Declaration of the IADL Conference Celebrating the 60th Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of...

On the occasion of the 60th Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, the International Association of Democratic Lawyers (IADL) held a two...

IADL observer M.R. Pearce issues critique on Judgment of the Court of Appeal in...

Critique on Judgment of the Court of Appeal Chin Peng v Government of Malaysia by M.R. Pearce 1. I have been an observer, on behalf of...

IADL urges the Human Rights Council to call upon the UK to ensure Mr....

In its bid to be re-elected to the Human Rights Council for 2017-2019, the United Kingdom stated that it has been “a strong advocate...

Resolution on Politically Motivated Prosecutions and Banning of Political Parties by the Spanish Government

The General Assembly of the International Association of Democratic Lawyers, at its 17th Congress in Hanoi, Vietnam: NOTES with grave disquiet the repressive policies of the...

Hanoi Declaration of IADL XVII Congress

HANOI DECLARATION 10 JUNE 2009 The 17th Congress of the International Association of Democratic Lawyers (IADL) held in Hanoi on the theme: "Law and Lawyers in the Context...

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 amicus brief urges ICC to confirm jurisdiction in Palestine

The International Association of Democratic Lawyers filed an amicus curiae brief with the International Criminal Court on 16 March 2020, urging the court to...

IADL recognizes illegal and unjust character of the legal process organized against Cuban Five

IADL recognized the illegal and unjust character of the legal process organized against five Cuban heroes imprisoned in the US for the sole crime...

IADL statement on extrajudicial killings

IADL made the following submission to the UN Human Rights Council on the Report of Christof Heyns, Special Rapporteur on extrajudicial, summary or arbitrary...

On the “Independence Debt” and the Present Situation in Haiti

The General Assembly of the International Association of Democratic Lawyers, at its 17th Congress in Hanoi, Vietnam: Having considered the historic crime of slavery committed against...