Sunday, May 19, 2019

On Day of the Lawyer: IADL stands in solidarity with imprisoned lawyers in Turkey...

On 5 April, the Day of the Lawyer in Turkey, the International Association of Democratic Lawyers stood in solidarity with imprisoned colleagues in Turkey....

Press conference in Italy highlights dramatic repression facing lawyers in Turkey

The Giuristi Democratici (Italian Democratic Jurists), an IADL member organization, organized a press conference together with the National Bar Association and the Union of...

IADL joins delegation observing political prosecutions of progressive lawyers in Turkey

Fabio Marcelli of the Italian Democratic Jurists' Association and a member of the Bureau of the International Association of Democratic Lawyers (IADL) participated on 18 March...

Attempts to prosecute Julian Assange on account of his publishing activities set a dangerous...

For more than 8 years, WikiLeaks’ founder and editor, Julian Assange has been under various forms of restrictions upon his liberty without charge in...

IADL calls for the U.S. to release Chelsea Manning from prison

IADL expresses its grave concern about the imprisonment of whistle-blower Chelsea Manning last week. This is the latest episode in the United States’ ongoing...

Peaceful engagement and genuine dialogue are the only way to secure improvements to the...

The International Association of Democratic Lawyers (IADL) thanks Mr. Quintana for the presentation of his report. We share the Special Rapporteur's view that peaceful...

Fukushima nuclear disaster and Japanese government’s non compliance with the Convention on the Rights...

The International Association of Democratic Lawyers (IADL) together with Greenpeace International and Greenpeace Japan welcome the constant attention given by the Human...

Civil society organizations question the silence of the OHCHR on the systematic human rights...

I thank you Mr. President, I have the honour to speak on behalf of a group of 184 organisations; including the Sahrawi National...

Watch video: New York event highlights anti-imperialist struggles in Latin America

On February 13th, the International Committee of the National Lawyers Guild, the IADL's affiliate in the United States, hosted a forum on...

NADEL supports the democratically elected Venezuelan president Nicolas Maduro Moros and condemns the attempted...

The National Association of Democratic Lawyers (NADEL) denounces the actions of imperialist powers that continue to seek regime change in the Bolivarian ...