The Public and Professional Interest Division
) constitutes a wide array of projects, activities, committees and other entities focussing on issues and professional interests throughout the world that make the practice of law a profession and not only an occupation. Member organisations of the Association and the individual members of the Bar Issues Commission
), IBA Human Rights Institute
) and the Section on Public and Professional Interest
) are encouraged to undertake, support and promote projects/activities that further the Rule of Law and defend human rights globally.