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News releases 2018 News releases 2018

News releases 2018 - a list of, synopses of, and links to IBA news/press releases detailing IBA activities from 2018. Links to releases from other years can be accessed via this page

Monday, 8 January 2018 Monday, 8 January 2018
Latest IBAHRI  News Latest IBAHRI News

All of the latest news from the International Bar Association's Human Rights Institute (IBAHRI).

Friday, 3 March 2017 Wednesday, 10 January 2018
Inquiry on Crimes Against Humanity in North Korean Political Prisons Inquiry on Crimes Against Humanity in North Korean Political Prisons

A new report authored by internationally renowned judges Navi Pillay, Thomas Buergenthal and Mark B Harmon, under the auspices of the IBA War Crimes Committee, calls for formal investigation into crimes against humanity committed in North Korea’s political prisons. The report was launched in Washington DC, 12 December 2017.

Tuesday, 19 December 2017 Wednesday, 20 June 2018
IBAHRI news releases IBAHRI news releases

News releases from the International Bar Association's Human Rights Institute (IBAHRI)

Tuesday, 1 July 2008 Wednesday, 10 January 2018
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IBAHRI highlights plight of Turkish lawyers on ‘Day of the Endangered Lawyer’ IBAHRI highlights plight of Turkish lawyers on ‘Day of the Endangered Lawyer’

News Release: Wednesday 24 January 2018. To mark the 2018 Day of the Endangered Lawyer, amid growing evidence that human rights defenders and legal professionals in Turkey are being systematically persecuted, detained and prosecuted by Turkish authorities, the International Bar Association’s Human Rights Institute (IBAHRI) calls on the government of Turkey to stop the persecutions. Further, the IBAHRI calls for the cancellation of all proceedings against those who have been arbitrarily detained...

Wednesday, 24 January 2018 Wednesday, 24 January 2018
Former Australian Justice Michael Kirby appointed Co-Chair of the IBAHRI Former Australian Justice Michael Kirby appointed Co-Chair of the IBAHRI

News release: Tuesday 23 January 2018. The Honourable Michael Kirby AC CMG has been elected Co-Chair of the International Bar Association’s Human Rights Institute (IBAHRI). A former Justice of the High Court of Australia, international jurist and educator, he succeeds Baroness Helena Kennedy QC, a member of the United Kingdom House of Lords, in the role. Together with current Co-Chair Ambassador (ret.) Hans Corell, Former Under-Secretary-General for Legal Affairs and the Legal Counsel of the United...

Tuesday, 23 January 2018 Tuesday, 13 February 2018
New IBA GEI and IOE report aims to provide business with enhanced guidance on ILO International Labour Standards New IBA GEI and IOE report aims to provide business with enhanced guidance on ILO International Labour Standards

The International Bar Association Global Employment Institute (IBA GEI) and the International Organisation of Employers (IOE) have pooled their expertise to provide companies with further guidance and clarity on an area of increasing importance to business: International Labour Standards (ILS).

Wednesday, 5 December 2018 Wednesday, 5 December 2018
IBAHRI open letter calls on President Xi Jinping to end persecution of legal professionals in China IBAHRI open letter calls on President Xi Jinping to end persecution of legal professionals in China

News Release: Tuesday 13 February 2018. In an open letter to His Excellency Mr Xi Jinping, President of the People's Republic of China, the International Bar Association’s Human Rights Institute (IBAHRI) has called for the cessation of the persecution of human rights lawyers in China and for adherence to the international legal instruments that safeguard the independence of legal professionals.

Monday, 12 February 2018 Tuesday, 13 February 2018
IBAHRI calls on Maldives President to maintain the rule of law and separation of powers IBAHRI calls on Maldives President to maintain the rule of law and separation of powers

News Release: Tuesday 20 February 2018. Concerned by the imposed state of emergency in the Maldives and the government’s refusal to abide by the unanimous ruling of the full bench of the Supreme Court to free nine political prisoners, the International Bar Association’s Human Rights Institute (IBAHRI) calls on President Abdulla Yameen to adhere to the rule of law in the Maldives. The IBAHRI is further disturbed by the arrests of Chief Justice Abdulla Saeed and Judge Ali Hameed, and the subsequent...

Tuesday, 20 February 2018 Tuesday, 20 February 2018
IBA Hague Office welcomes the first International Criminal Court agreement on the release of persons after acquittal IBA Hague Office welcomes the first International Criminal Court agreement on the release of persons after acquittal

News release, 1 March 2018: The International Bar Association's (IBA) International Criminal Court and International Criminal Law (ICC & ICL) Programme, based in the IBA’s Hague Office, today welcomed the signing of agreements between Argentina and the ICC as means to facilitate the Court’s ability to realise the rights of the accused under the Rome Statute.

Thursday, 1 March 2018 Tuesday, 17 July 2018
IBAHRI concerned over Kyrgyzstan lawyer Taalaigul Toktakunova punishment for discharging legal duties  IBAHRI concerned over Kyrgyzstan lawyer Taalaigul Toktakunova punishment for discharging legal duties

News release: Wednesday 07 March 2018. The International Bar Association’s Human Rights Institute (IBAHRI) is gravely concerned by the case brought against Kyrgyz lawyer Taalaigul Toktakunova, by the General Prosecutor of the Kyrgyz Republic, that appear to align her with charges laid against one of her clients. The charges revolve around perceived attacks on the honour of former President of the Kyrgyz Republic, Almazbek Sharshenovich. Consequently, Ms Toktakunova has been made to pay compensation, and ha

Wednesday, 7 March 2018 Tuesday, 6 March 2018
IBAHRI statements on Turkey at the 37th Session of the Human Rights Council IBAHRI statements on Turkey at the 37th Session of the Human Rights Council

On 1 March, on behalf of the IBAHRI and five other organisations, the International Commission of Jurists (ICJ) delivered an oral statement at the Human Rights Council’s 37th session. In the statement, the ICJ urged the Council to address the attack on lawyers and threats to the independence of the legal profession around the world with a particular emphasis China, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan and Turkey as examples of where such attacks had occurred.

Tuesday, 6 March 2018 Wednesday, 21 March 2018
IBAHRI and Anti-Torture Initiative call on Brazilian Government to reverse ‘federal intervention’ in Rio de Janeiro IBAHRI and Anti-Torture Initiative call on Brazilian Government to reverse ‘federal intervention’ in Rio de Janeiro

News Release: Thursday 08 March 2018. The International Bar Association’s Human Rights Institute (IBAHRI) and the Anti-Torture Initiative (ATI) urge the Brazilian government to reverse the decision that handed control of security to the military in the state of Rio de Janeiro following President Michel Temer’s signing of a decree for ‘federal intervention’ on 16 February 2018.

Thursday, 8 March 2018 Thursday, 8 March 2018
IBAHRI oral statement at Interactive Dialogue with the Independent Expert on Albinism - Human Rights Council, 37th Session IBAHRI oral statement at Interactive Dialogue with the Independent Expert on Albinism - Human Rights Council, 37th Session

7 March 2018. The International Bar Association’s Human Rights Institute (IBAHRI) welcomes the report of the Independent Expert, particularly its focus on the right to health of persons with albinism. These are concerns that have also been touched upon by the Special Rapporteur on the right to health who has urged states to assess the needs of persons with albinism to increase their life chances and ensure their enjoyment of the right to physical and mental health...

Wednesday, 7 March 2018 Wednesday, 7 March 2018
IBAHRI written statement on the Obligation to Mobilise Resources - Human Rights Council 37th Session IBAHRI written statement on the Obligation to Mobilise Resources - Human Rights Council 37th Session

13 March 2018. The IBAHRI made a written statement at the Human Rights Council 37th Session submitting the finding of its report The Obligation to Mobilise Resources: Bridging Human Rights, Sustainable Development Goals, and Economic and Fiscal Policies...

Friday, 2 February 2018 Tuesday, 27 March 2018
IBAHRI calls for Azerbaijan Bar Association to revoke suspension of human rights lawyer’s licence IBAHRI calls for Azerbaijan Bar Association to revoke suspension of human rights lawyer’s licence

News Release: Thursday 22 March 2018. In support of lawyer Fakhraddin Mehdiyev’s 16 March 2018 appeal for the decision suspending him from practise to be overturned, the International Bar Association’s Human Rights Institute (IBAHRI) also calls on the Azerbaijan Bar Association to revoke its judgment. The ruling followed a complaint by the Deputy Prosecutor-General of Azerbaijan Rustam Usubov that Mr Mehdiyev and other colleagues were ‘politicised’.

Thursday, 22 March 2018 Thursday, 22 March 2018
Preserving a Free Society: Governmental Power and the Rule of Law Preserving a Free Society: Governmental Power and the Rule of Law

News release: Wednesday 11 April 2018. The International Bar Association (IBA) announces the launch of a six-part series of live events – titled ‘Preserving a Free Society’ – featuring former and current senior government officials and other distinguished guests, to discuss contemporary rule of law challenges faced by societies around the world.

Wednesday, 11 April 2018 Tuesday, 17 July 2018
IBA Outstanding International Woman Lawyer Award IBA Outstanding International Woman Lawyer Award

News release: 30 April 2018. Professor Eloísa Machado de Almeida of Brazil is the winner of the eighth IBA Outstanding International Woman Lawyer Award, presented on Friday 13 April 2018 during the IBA’s 8th World Women Lawyers’ Conference. She receives it in recognition of her exceptional work as a human rights lawyer and for her contribution to the promotion of women's rights.

Monday, 30 April 2018 Wednesday, 2 May 2018
Investigating and Documenting Torture: Theoretical Approach to the Istanbul Protocol Investigating and Documenting Torture: Theoretical Approach to the Istanbul Protocol

Objective: Offer training on national and international, juridical and medical forensic aspects relevant to addressing and preventing torture and cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment. Strengthen the capacity of legal and medical professionals working on the identification, documentation and effective investigation of torture, based on the Istanbul Protocol (the United Nations Manual on Effective Investigation and Documentation of Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment).

Tuesday, 17 April 2018 Tuesday, 24 April 2018
IBAHRI calls on Commonwealth countries to follow Trinidad and Tobago’s decriminalisation of homosexuality IBAHRI calls on Commonwealth countries to follow Trinidad and Tobago’s decriminalisation of homosexuality

News Release: Thursday 19 April 2018. The International Bar Association’s Human Rights Institute (IBAHRI) welcomes the ruling by Trinidad and Tobago High Court Judge Devindra Rampersad that the nation’s law banning same-sex relationships is unconstitutional. With heads of state gathering in London this month for the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM), and due to discuss LGBT+ issues for the first time, the IBAHRI calls on all Commonwealth states to work together to repeal colonial-era laws...

Thursday, 19 April 2018 Wednesday, 18 April 2018
IBA Hague Office to mark Rome Statute 20th anniversary with push to wider audience of ICC equality of arms issues  IBA Hague Office to mark Rome Statute 20th anniversary with push to wider audience of ICC equality of arms issues

As the international community prepares to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Rome Statute, the treaty that established the International Criminal Court (ICC or the ‘Court’), the International Bar Association’s (IBA) Hague Office begins a drive to bring the work of the office, particularly on issues relating to fairness and equality of arms at the ICC, to wider legal and non-governmental organisation communities.

Monday, 14 May 2018 Wednesday, 16 May 2018
IBAHRI report emphasises global need for juvenile justice systems that comply with international norms IBAHRI report emphasises global need for juvenile justice systems that comply with international norms

News release: 29 May 2018. In a report published today, the International Bar Association’s Human Rights Institute (IBAHRI) asserts that, in order to protect the rights of children alleged as, accused of or recognised as having infringed penal law, specialised juvenile justice systems must be established or improved to conform with the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (UN CRC). Titled The Role of the Universal Periodic Review in Advancing Children’s Rights in Juvenile Justice.

Tuesday, 29 May 2018 Tuesday, 29 May 2018
Unsung heroes of the legal profession to be recognised with new IBA Jurist Award Unsung heroes of the legal profession to be recognised with new IBA Jurist Award

News release, Tuesday 3 July 2018: A new International Bar Association (IBA) award, the IBA Jurist Award, is to celebrate the ‘unsung heroes’ of the legal profession: jurists who exemplify personal sacrifice and commitment to justice. Nominees can include, for example, lawyers undertaking cases pro bono in the pursuit of justice or judges who rule appropriately on landmark cases despite systemic or societal pressures.

Tuesday, 3 July 2018 Tuesday, 17 July 2018
Mina Karabit receives 2018 IBA Award for Best Oralist in ICC Moot Court Competition Mina Karabit receives 2018 IBA Award for Best Oralist in ICC Moot Court Competition

News release: 13 June 2018. Mina Karabit of Canada’s University of Ottawa is the winner of the 2018 International Bar Association (IBA) Award for Best Oralist of the Preliminary Rounds in the ICC Moot Court Competition held in The Hague from 27 May–1 June.

Wednesday, 13 June 2018 Tuesday, 17 July 2018
IBA publishes whistleblower protection guidance for regulators and organisations IBA publishes whistleblower protection guidance for regulators and organisations

News release: 11 June 2018. As jurisdictions across the world confront the inadequacy of protections for those who reveal misconduct occurring in the workplace, the International Bar Association (IBA) has published Whistleblower Protections: A Guide. The guide offers commentary and timely advice for regulators and organisations on best practice whistleblower protections.

Monday, 11 June 2018 Tuesday, 17 July 2018
Gambia team receives first IBA sponsorship to participate in ICC Moot Court, and creates short documentary Gambia team receives first IBA sponsorship to participate in ICC Moot Court, and creates short documentary

News release: 15 June 2018. The team representing The Gambia in the 2018 ICC Moot Court Competition held in The Hague, the Netherlands from 27 May – 1 June, was a recipient of the first International Bar Association (IBA) scholarship awarded to enable outstanding law students to participate in the event. Issa, Musa, Mangikey and David travelled from The Gambia to the Netherlands and documented their experience.

Thursday, 14 June 2018 Tuesday, 17 July 2018
Brazil: Anti-torture training milestone reached by IBAHRI and ATI joint programme Brazil: Anti-torture training milestone reached by IBAHRI and ATI joint programme

News release, 25 June 2018. Supporting Brazil’s commitment to eradicate torture as part of its obligations under international law, the International Bar Association’s Human Rights Institute (IBAHRI) and the Anti-Torture Initiative (ATI) have reached the milestone of conducting tailored programmes in all five regions of Brazil on torture prevention and implementing the Istanbul Protocol (the ‘Protocol’)

Friday, 22 June 2018 Tuesday, 17 July 2018
IBAHRI calls on Poland’s government to stop persecution of judges and respect democratic norms IBAHRI calls on Poland’s government to stop persecution of judges and respect democratic norms

News release, Tuesday 3 July 2018. Amid recent reports of intimidation and hate campaigns led by the ruling Law and Justice party against Poland’s judges, as well as the forthcoming forced retirement of up to 40 per cent of judges – expected to take effect from 3 July 2018 – the International Bar Association’s Human Rights Institute (IBAHRI) condemns the actions of the government of the Republic of Poland and calls for an end to the persecution of judges.

Tuesday, 3 July 2018 Tuesday, 17 July 2018
IBAHRI wzywa polski rzad do zaprzestania przesladowania sedziów i respektowania norm demokratycznych IBAHRI wzywa polski rzad do zaprzestania przesladowania sedziów i respektowania norm demokratycznych

3 July 2018. W zwiazku z ostatnimi doniesieniami o kampaniach nienawisci i zastraszania prowadzonych przez partie rzadzaca Prawo i Sprawiedliwosc przeciwko polskim sedziom, a takze w zwiazku z majacym wkrótce nastapic przymusowym odejsciem na emeryture do 40 proc. sedziów - planowanym na 3 lipca 2018 r. - International Bar Association’s Human Rights Institute – IBAHRI (Instytut Praw Czlowieka Miedzynarodowego Stowarzyszenia Prawników) ...

Thursday, 28 June 2018 Tuesday, 17 July 2018
International law and accountancy professions further anti-corruption mandate ahead of global economic leaders’ meeting International law and accountancy professions further anti-corruption mandate ahead of global economic leaders’ meeting

The International Bar Association (IBA) and IFAC (the International Federation of Accountants) today announce their shared commitment to continue their work combating corruption in all its forms. Published ahead of the gathering of global economic leaders (G20), taking place in Buenos Aires, Argentina, the signed IBA and IFAC Anti-Corruption Mandate highlights the role of business and government in safeguarding a fair and transparent future for all.

Wednesday, 18 July 2018 Wednesday, 18 July 2018
IBAHRI calls for the immediate release of prominent Iranian human rights lawyer Nasrin Sotoudeh  IBAHRI calls for the immediate release of prominent Iranian human rights lawyer Nasrin Sotoudeh

News release, Tuesday 17 July 2018. In an open letter to His Excellency Ayatollah Ali Hosseini Khamenei, Supreme Leader of the Islamic Republic of Iran, the International Bar Association’s Human Rights Institute (IBAHRI) has called for the immediate release of human rights lawyer Nasrin Sotoudeh, and for adherence to the international legal instruments that safeguard the independence of legal professionals.

Tuesday, 17 July 2018 Wednesday, 18 July 2018
Romano Prodi to give keynote address at 2018  IBA Annual Conference in Rome Romano Prodi to give keynote address at 2018 IBA Annual Conference in Rome

Romano Prodi, who served as President of the European Commission (EC) (1999–2004) and was twice Prime Minister of Italy (1996–1998; 2006–2008), is to give the keynote address on Monday 8 October 2018 at the Opening Ceremony of the International Bar Association (IBA) Annual Conference (7–12 October) in Rome, Italy. Mr Prodi has had an extensive career in academia, politics, business, international diplomacy and at the helm of international organisations.

Thursday, 19 July 2018 Wednesday, 18 July 2018
Romano Prodi pronuncerà il discorso d’apertura in occasione della Conferenza annuale 2018 dell’International Bar Association a R Romano Prodi pronuncerà il discorso d’apertura in occasione della Conferenza annuale 2018 dell’International Bar Association a R

Romano Prodi, Presidente della Commissione Europea (CE), dal 1999 al 2004, e per due volte Presidente del Consiglio italiano (1996–1998; 2006–2008), pronuncerà il discorso d’apertura lunedì 8 ottobre 2018 in occasione della cerimonia inaugurale della Conferenza annuale dell’International Bar Association [Associazione Internazionale Forense, IBA] che si terrà a Roma dal 7 al 12 ottobre.

Thursday, 19 July 2018 Wednesday, 18 July 2018
IBAHRI calls on Bermuda, the UK and Commonwealth countries to protect LGBTI rights  IBAHRI calls on Bermuda, the UK and Commonwealth countries to protect LGBTI rights

The International Bar Association’s Human Rights Institute (IBAHRI) today published three detailed letters sent on 21 June 2018 to the Premier of Bermuda, the then Foreign Secretary of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, and the Secretary-General (SG) of the Commonwealth of Nations condemning the efforts of the legislature of Bermuda to reverse the Supreme Court of Bermuda’s 2017 decision regarding same-sex marriage.

Monday, 30 July 2018 Tuesday, 31 July 2018
The IBAHRI is seeking an International Expert (French speaker) and a ToT Expert (Arabic speaker) for its Tunisia project The IBAHRI is seeking an International Expert (French speaker) and a ToT Expert (Arabic speaker) for its Tunisia project

Between 2014- 2016, the IBAHRI (together with its partner organisations) worked with 1,800 of Tunisian judges and prosecutors to raise their awareness of the applicability of international human rights standards to domestic proceedings and the role of a judge in a democratic society.

Friday, 17 August 2018 Friday, 17 August 2018
Thomas Buergenthal to be honoured with 2018 Stockholm Human Rights Award  Thomas Buergenthal to be honoured with 2018 Stockholm Human Rights Award

Thomas Buergenthal to be honoured with 2018 Stockholm Human Rights Award.

Wednesday, 22 August 2018 Wednesday, 3 October 2018
Malaysian decision to cane lesbians, condemned by IBAHRI  Malaysian decision to cane lesbians, condemned by IBAHRI

The International Bar Association’s Human Rights Institute (IBAHRI) today condemned the decision in Malaysia to cane two lesbians. On 12 August 2018, the Terengganu Syariah High Court sentenced two women to six strokes of the cane and a fine of RM 3,300 for attempting to have sexual relations. The sentence is due to be carried out on Monday 3 September 2018.

Saturday, 1 September 2018 Tuesday, 4 September 2018
Joint submission to the UN Special Rapporteur on the Independence of Judges and Lawyers on the Legal Profession in Turkey Joint submission to the UN Special Rapporteur on the Independence of Judges and Lawyers on the Legal Profession in Turkey

On 18 September 2018, the International Bar Association’s Human Rights Institute (IBAHRI), in collaboration with the Bar Human Rights Committee of England and Wales and the Law Society of England and Wales, presented a joint submission to the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the Independence of Judges and Lawyers on international law breaches concerning the independence of the legal profession in Turkey.

Thursday, 27 September 2018 Monday, 15 October 2018
Helena Kennedy QC appointed Director of IBAHRI Helena Kennedy QC appointed Director of IBAHRI

Baroness Helena Kennedy QC has been appointed as the new Director of the International Bar Association’s Human Rights Institute (IBAHRI), it is announced today. She will be the IBAHRI’s third Director since its foundation in 1995 under the Honorary Presidency of Nelson Mandela. Baroness Kennedy QC will assume the post in January 2019, succeeding Dr Phillip Tahmindjis AM who has established the IBAHRI as a preeminent human rights entity and is retiring after 16 years in the role.

Thursday, 1 November 2018 Thursday, 1 November 2018
Torture prevention in Brazil - watch video Torture prevention in Brazil - watch video

News release, Tuesday 12 November 2018. The International Bar Association’s Human Rights Institute (IBAHRI) has released a video on torture prevention in Brazil in which local stakeholders and international experts provide opinion about the historical background of torture in the country, and the current challenges for its prevention and prosecution. The video also illustrates how the work of the IBAHRI is contributing to strengthening Brazil’s capacity to uphold its national and international commitment

Thursday, 8 November 2018 Monday, 12 November 2018
Prevenção à tortura no Brasil - assistir vídeo Prevenção à tortura no Brasil - assistir vídeo

News release, Tuesday 12 November 2018. O Instituto de Direitos Humanos da International Bar Association (IBAHRI) divulgou um vídeo sobre prevenção à tortura no Brasil no qual atores interessados locais e especialistas internacionais opinam sobre o histórico da tortura no país e os desafios atuais para sua prevenção e persecução penal. O vídeo também ilustra como o trabalho do IBAHRI está contribuindo para fortalecer a capacidade de o Brasil defender seu compromisso tanto nacional como internacional com a

Thursday, 8 November 2018 Monday, 12 November 2018
Thomas Buergenthal calls for 'intelligent human rights education' as 2018 Stockholm Human Rights Award bestowed Thomas Buergenthal calls for 'intelligent human rights education' as 2018 Stockholm Human Rights Award bestowed

Thomas Buergenthal, international jurist and professor of law for more than 50 years, was presented with the 10th Stockholm Human Rights Award at a ceremony held in Stockholm, Sweden, on Tuesday 20 November 2018.

Tuesday, 20 November 2018 Tuesday, 27 November 2018
New IBA report focusing on access to justice at hybrid tribunals launched at 17th ASP New IBA report focusing on access to justice at hybrid tribunals launched at 17th ASP

A new report by the International Bar Association (IBA) International Criminal Court and International Criminal Law (ICC & ICL) Programme focuses on the important role of defence and victims’ counsel in ensuring fair trials and access to justice for victims at hybrid tribunals and specialised chambers.

Wednesday, 5 December 2018 Tuesday, 4 December 2018
Annual Jurists Conference, 20–24 November 2018, Cape Town, South Africa Annual Jurists Conference, 20–24 November 2018, Cape Town, South Africa

From 20–24 November 2018, International Bar Association’s Human Rights Institute (IBAHRI) collaborated with the Kenyan Section of the International Commission of Jurists, International Commission of Jurists, the International Development and Legal Organization, the Konrad Adenauer Foundation and the Kenya Human Rights Commission (KHRC) to hold the Annual Jurists Conference.

Tuesday, 4 December 2018 Tuesday, 4 December 2018
International Human Rights Day: Importance of trial observations underscored by IBAHRI and El Rosario University video International Human Rights Day: Importance of trial observations underscored by IBAHRI and El Rosario University video

On the occasion of the 2018 International Human Rights Day on 10 December – and this year being the 70th year since the adoption of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) – the importance of standing up for equality, justice and human dignity is reemphasised by the International Bar Association’s Human Rights Institute (IBAHRI) through a video that focuses on the role of impartial trial observers in protecting the rights of people at trial and the independent process of the trial

Monday, 10 December 2018 Monday, 10 December 2018
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IBAHRI open letter to Nicolás Maduro Moros, President of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela IBAHRI open letter to Nicolás Maduro Moros, President of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela

IBAHRI open letter to Nicolás Maduro Moros, President of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela (English)

Tuesday, 11 December 2018 Tuesday, 11 December 2018