Tuesday, September 22, 2020

International Accountability and Tribunals

IADL: U.S. sanctions targeting International Criminal Court are an outrage against international justice

On 2 September 2020, U.S. Secretary of State Michael Pompeo announced the imposition of sanctions on Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda and prosecution jurisdiction director for...

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 condemns U.S. revocation of ICC chief prosecutor’s visa

The following resolution was passed by the IADL Bureau meeting in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, on 6 April 2019: The International Association of Democratic Lawyers expresses...

Ongoing work around the world: IADL updates for December 2018

The following report is modified from the presentation given by Jeanne Mirer, President of the International Association of Democratic Lawyers, to the...

Verdict issued by Permanent People’s Tribunal on Turkey and the Kurds

"The Turkish state president, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, is directly responsible for the war crimes and the state crimes committed in particularly in the cities of the...

Statement: Case of Julian Assange and UN Working Group on Arbitrary Detentions

The following statement was submitted by  International Association of Democratic Lawyers (IADL) and the Europe-Third World Centre (CETIM) to the United Nations Human Rights...

IADL files Amicus to ICTR opposing transfer of cases to Rwanda

The IADL has consistently opposed the transfer of cases from the ICTR to Rwanda on the grounds that a defendant will not receive a...

November 2009, The Hague: International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda: An Independent Conference on Its...

Date: 14/11/2009 - 15/11/2009 Location: The Hague (Netherlands) Street address: Institute for Social Studies Kortenaerkade  Netherlands Postal code: 122518 City: Den Haag The Hague Country: Netherlands Download details: HagueICTR_Conf_2009_English.pdf

IADL joins letter to U.S. attorney general urging accountability for torture

Seventeen human rights and civil rights organizations and 45 prominent lawyers and civic leaders have sent a letter to Attorney General Eric Holder last week urging...

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...