Monday, July 13, 2020

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...

26 July: #NoLockdownOnRights Webinar: UN Human Rights Report on the Philippines and Trends amid...

The International Association of Democratic Lawyers is a co-sponsor of this important webinar. It will feature Edre Olalia, Transitional President of the IADL, alongside...

19 June, Online Event: The Lawyer’s Role: Defending Human Rights in a Time of...

Friday, 19 June 9:00 am (Philippines) - 12 pm (Thursday, 18 June - 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm Pacific time/9:00 pm - midnight Eastern time; Friday,...

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...

COLAP Statement on the Philippine Anti-Terror Bill

The Anti-Terror Bill in the Philippines Violates Human Rights and Due Process of Law The Confederation of Lawyers in Asia and the Pacific  or COLAP,...

IADL Statement: Justice and Humaneness in the Worst of Times

The following statement of the International Association of Democratic Lawyers and many associated organizations and individuals was released on Monday, 27 April in conjunction...

IADL Resolution on the Targeting of Activists and Lawyers in the Philippines

WHEREAS, there is documented, sufficient and credible factual basis to conclude that the Philippine Government through its police, armed forces and other government agencies...

National Union of People’s Lawyers of the Philippines concludes Fifth Congress

The National Union of People's Lawyers in the Philippines, an IADL member organization, convened its Fifth Congress on 19 October 2019. The NUPL has...

Joint call by international legal community: Protect Filipino lawyers!

The International Association of Democratic Lawyers joined Lawyers for Lawyers together with 151 international and domestic bar associations, other lawyers’ organizations and legal professionals...

IADL Demands the Philippine Government Stop Targeting Its Critics with Trumped-Up Charges

English | français | español | português The International Association of Democratic Lawyers is an international organization of jurists and lawyers with consultative status in...