Saturday, April 20, 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....

IADL Trial Observation Report on the Hearing of Barkın Timtik in Turkey

The following report was issued by the members of the IADL/ELDH trial observation team at the hearing of Turkish lawyer Barkin Timtik on 16...

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...

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...

IADL Protests the Arrest of Lawyer Selçuk Kozağaçlı and Demands his Immediate Release

The International Association of Democratic Lawyers (IADL) is a non-governmental organization of human rights lawyers around the world.  IADL has been accredited by ECOSOC...

IADL statement on the murder of Tahir Elçi

The International Association of Democratic Lawyers (IADL), a non-governmental organization with consultative status to the Council on Economic and Social Affairs of the United...

7-9 September, Istanbul: DARK SIDE OF THE MOON 2 – The normalization of the...

Friday, 7 September 2018, 13h30 - 18h00 Workshops (workshops are closed for public participation) PRISONS AND DETENTION CENTERS THE INDIVIDUAL AND COLLECTIVE RIGHTS OF WORKERS...

Resolution on the Situation in Turkey

The General Assembly of the International Association of Democratic Lawyers, at its 17th Congress in Hanoi, Vietnam: NOTES the Report, dated February 2009, of the Haldane...

European Lawyers demand: Take the PKK off the Terrorist List of the European Union

In 2002, at the demand of the Turkish Government, the Workers Party of Kurdistan (PKK) was put on the European Union Terrorist List. This...

Report: Mission to Istanbul in relation to the situation of prisoners in isolation detention...

The following report was created by Georges Henri Beauthier and Jan Fermon, lawyers at the Brussels Bar, from their 2006 mission to Istanbul in...