Palestine and the Middle East

    Throughout its history IADL has organised campaigns and activities in defence of the rights of the Palestinian people. IADL opposed aggression by Israel against its neighbours and promoted the respect for international law in the area.

    IADL Statements and News on Palestine

    IADL requests the Human Rights Council to endorse the ESCWA report...

    The International Association of Democratic Lawyer (IADL) deeply regrets the UN Secretary General's request to withdraw the report titled “Israeli Practices towards the Palestinian...

    IADL oral statement on Human rights situation in Palestine and other...

    The International Association of Democratic Lawyers (IADL) reiterates its deep concern over Israel's lack of cooperation with United Nations bodies and mechanisms. Mr. Wibisono's...

    International legal and human rights organizations echo Palestinian call for action...

    As international legal and human rights organizations, we endorse the below statement issued by the Palestinian Human Rights Organizations Council and urge UN bodies,...

    IADL condemns illegal Israeli aggression in Gaza

    IADL CONDEMNS ILLEGAL ISRAELI AGGRESSION IN GAZA IN THE STRONGEST POSSIBLE TERMS AND CALLS UPON THE INTERNATIONAL COMMUNITY TO END ISRAEL'S IMPUNITY AND TO...

    Gaza Declaration of the International Association of Democratic Lawyers

    From September 24th to 28th, 2012, the International Association of Democratic Lawyers (IADL), a non-governmental organization of progressive lawyers from all over the world with consultative...

    Veto to oppose the admission of Palestine is illegal and must...

    September 25th, 2011 IADL submitted a resolution to the UN Secretary General Ban Ki Moon arguing that the use of a veto to oppose the...

    IADL calls for international investigation of Israeli murder of human rights...

    IADL condemns in the strongest possible terms Israel's murder of human rights workers and calls for an international investigation The International Association of Democratic Lawyers...

    IADL joins appeal to protect rights of Palestinian prisoners

    IADL joined an appeal to UN secretary general Ban Ki Moon demanding that he and the United Nations uphold their responsibilities to protect the rights...

    Resolution On Aggression Against The Occupied Palestinian Territory Of Gaza

    The General Assembly of the International Association of Democratic Lawyers, at its 17th Congress in Hanoi, Vietnam, having received and considered many well-documented reports of...

    IADL issues white paper on legal issues related to aggression against...

    The White Paper provides a review of international law, laws of war, international human rights and international humanitarian law to provide the legal support...

    IADL denounces Israeli invasion of Gaza

    IADL denounces the invasion of Gaza by Israel and condemns the violation by Israel of the Security Council resolution. The International Association of Democratic Lawyers...

    IADL calls UN General assembly to create special tribunal to investigate...

    IADL calls upon the General Assembly to act pursuant to Resolution 377 to pass a uniting for peace resolution. IADL further calls on the...

    IADL condemns Israeli aggression on the Gaza Strip in the strongest...

    IADL calls on the international community to stop further Israeli aggression, and take action to hold Israel accountable for its crimes. The International Association of...

    Emergency Conference on the Deteriorating Situation in the Middle East and...

    August 27th, 2006 On August 26 and 27 2006 IADL held an emergency conference on the Deteriorating Situation in the Middle East and adopted an...

    Report: International Conference: The protection of the Palestinian People, International law...

    IADL organised on the 24th and 25th of november 2001 an international conference in Paris on the theme "The protection of the Palestinian People,...

    Final Declaration of the XII Conference of the AAJ and the...

    FINAL DECLARATION OF THE XII CONFERENCE OF THE A.A.J. AND THE XV CONGRESS OF THE I.A.D.L. HAVANA, CUBA OCTOBER 20, 2000 We the jurists from fifty-six countries, met at the International...