Violation of Human Rights in Catalonia in the frame of the political conflict

05.05.2018 09:00-19:00 Barcelona

Conference (only languages Spanish, Catalan) Paranimf de l’Edifici històric de la Universitat de Barcelona Preu inscripció 25€ (inclou pausa cafè i dinar)   supported by ELDH Programme (programme in Spanish and Catalan) 9 – 10.30 h The legal context: When the pillars of the rule of law collapse Round Table – Chair: Benet Salellas Ana Stanic, …

Violation of Human Rights in Catalonia in the frame of the political conflict

Palestine – statements, articles

IADL condemns Israeli attacks on unarmed civilians in the Gaza Strip IADL statement *** Statement of the Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court, Fatou Bensouda, regarding the worsening situation in Gaza https://www.icc-cpi.int/Pages/item.aspx?name=180408-otp-stat *** Jerusalem oder der Kampf um den jüdischen Staat Wie die israelische Politik den Untergang des jüdischen Staates selbst herbeiführt. Von Norman Paech …

Palestine – statements, articles

Syria airstrikes violated international law: German parliamentary report

The German government supported the airstrikes by the US, UK and France in response to an alleged chemical weapons attack. But a new report has said the airstrikes infringed upon international law. The report of the legal service of the Deutsche Bundestag (download PDF-file in German) Statement of German scientists (download PDF-file in English) Report …

Syria airstrikes violated international law: German parliamentary report

Turkey and the European Court of Human Rights – (In)effective remedy from Strasbourg

05.-06.03.2018 Berlin

Invitation to a joint conference Monday, 05 March 2018, 01h45 p.m. – 6 p.m. DAV-Building, Littenstraße 11, 10179 Berlin Programme (download as PDF-file) 13:45 – 14:00 Welcoming speech 14:00 – 15:00 First Panel “Does the Court provide an effective remedy to the citizens of Turkey in applications concerning the events relating to the attempted coup …

Turkey and the European Court of Human Rights – (In)effective remedy from Strasbourg

ELDH calls on the EU and the EU member states – to condemn the Turkish attack on Afrin (Northern Syria)

Appeal of European Lawyers download the ELDH statement (PDF-file) the statement of the International Association of Democratic Lawyers IADL ELDH calls on the EU, and all other world powers, to condemn Turkey’s unprovoked attack on the people of Afrin in Syria. This amounts to a war crime (aggression) and commission of crimes against humanity. Afrin, …

ELDH calls on the EU and the EU member states – to condemn the Turkish attack on Afrin (Northern Syria)

Solidarity with Egyptian lawyers

24.-25.01.2018 All over Europe outside Egyptian Embassies

DAY OF THE ENDANGERED LAWYER Appeal to the Egyptian Government – Respect the rights of Egyptian lawyers In 2017 ELDH, with members in 20 countries, already choose to focus its activities on the endangered lawyers in Egypt. Many human rights organizations, among them Amnesty International, Human Rights Watch, IDHAE, and the International Commission of Jurists …

Solidarity with Egyptian lawyers