THE PHILIPPINES: ATTACKS AGAINST LAWYERS ESCALATING

THE PHILIPPINES: ATTACKS AGAINST LAWYERS ESCALATING Joint call by international legal community: Protect Filipino lawyers! Today, Lawyers for Lawyers together with 151 international and domestic bar associations, other lawyers’ organizations (among them ELDH) and legal professionals from 49 countries around the world called on the Government of the Philippines to take all necessary measures to …

THE PHILIPPINES: ATTACKS AGAINST LAWYERS ESCALATING

DAY OF THE ENDANGERED LAWYER – 24 January 2020 – PAKISTAN

     The tenth annual Day of the Endangered Lawyer will focus on Pakistan, on 24 January 2020. The Day of the Endangered Lawyer foundation is based in the Netherlands. It has developed a wide range of activities around the world on 24 January to raise awareness of lawyers who are being harassed, silenced, pressured, threatened, …

DAY OF THE ENDANGERED LAWYER – 24 January 2020 – PAKISTAN

Political trials against lawyers and political activists in Turkey and other countries

01.01.-31.12.2019 Ankara, Istanbul, Madrid

ELDH will try to send observers to the following trials. These trials are observed by many lawyers from different organisations in Europe. Colleagues who wish to participate in the trial observation should get into contact with ELDH: trialobservation@eldh.eu ELDH Guide on Trial Observations UN Basic principles on the role of lawyers In Turkey International Law …

Political trials against lawyers and political activists in Turkey and other countries