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The IBAHRI commends improvement on rule of law in Poland The IBAHRI commends improvement on rule of law in Poland

The IBAHRI commends improvement on rule of law in Poland

Monday, 24 November 2008 Friday, 27 February 2009
General Assembly Resolution General Assembly Resolution

General Assembly Resolution

Thursday, 11 December 2008 Tuesday, 21 July 2009
Poverty, Inequality and Social Development Subcommittee Publications  Poverty, Inequality and Social Development Subcommittee Publications

Poverty, Inequality and Social Development Subcommittee publications page

Monday, 16 March 2015 Monday, 30 January 2017
Poverty, Inequality and Social Development Subcommittee Poverty, Inequality and Social Development Subcommittee

The Poverty, Inequality and Social Development Subcommittee is a part of the IBA Access to Justice and Legal Aid Committee. It aims to promote human rights in all areas of the legal profession, as well as in the broader community.

Thursday, 19 March 2015 Friday, 9 September 2016
Rule of Law Forum Overview Rule of Law Forum Overview

Rule of Law Forum Overview

Thursday, 11 December 2008 Friday, 18 November 2016
Brexit/Trump: new IBA President calls on members to defend rule of law Brexit/Trump: new IBA President calls on members to defend rule of law

Brexit/Trump: new IBA President calls on members to defend rule of law - video message

Tuesday, 31 January 2017 Tuesday, 31 January 2017
Human Rights Law Committee Home Human Rights Law Committee Home

The Human Rights Law Committee (HRLC) aims to promote human rights in all areas of the legal profession, as well as in the broader community. On our pages you can see our projects such as the interviews with international jurists and prominent human rights lawyers, conducted by officer Federica D'Alessandra. We welcome your contributions, either through newsletter article submissions, becoming an officer [...]

Thursday, 18 September 2008 Monday, 4 September 2017
Building the Rule of Law Building the Rule of Law

Building the Rule of Law

Thursday, 9 October 2008 Friday, 27 February 2009
Rule of Law Forum Publications Rule of Law Forum Publications

Rule of Law Forum Publications

Thursday, 11 December 2008 Friday, 9 January 2015
Fair Trials and Complementarity: Panel 1 - Domestic justice for ICC crimes & fair trials Fair Trials and Complementarity: Panel 1 - Domestic justice for ICC crimes & fair trials

Fair Trials and Complementarity: An Experts’ Roundtable Discussion addressing Practice, Challenges and Future Perspectives. Panel 1: Domestic justice for ICC crimes and fair trials

Monday, 24 July 2017 Monday, 24 July 2017
Rule of Law Movement Rule of Law Movement

Rule of Law Movement HRI

Wednesday, 14 May 2008 Wednesday, 21 January 2009
Rule of Law Forum Home Rule of Law Forum Home

The Rule of Law Forum (formerly the Rule of Law Action Group - RoLAG) was formed in early 2007, following the very successful Rule of Law Symposium in Chicago, 2006, organised jointly by the IBA and the American Bar Association. It is an entity within the IBA's Section on Public and Professional Interest. The Forum's purpose is to encourage and assist the membership of the IBA, both member organisations and individual members, to respond to the call of the IBA Council, at the end of its Resolution pas

Thursday, 11 December 2008 Monday, 20 March 2017
Fair Trials and Complementarity: Opening addresses and Keynote Fair Trials and Complementarity: Opening addresses and Keynote

Fair Trials and Complementarity: An Experts’ Roundtable Discussion addressing Practice, Challenges and Future Perspectives. Welcome remarks and Keynote address

Monday, 24 July 2017 Monday, 24 July 2017
Rule of Law Forum Conferences Rule of Law Forum Conferences

Rule of Law Forum Conferences

Thursday, 11 December 2008 Friday, 9 January 2015
Fair Trials and Complementarity: Panel 2 - The ICC as a catalyst for fairness – looking at the Libya situation Fair Trials and Complementarity: Panel 2 - The ICC as a catalyst for fairness – looking at the Libya situation

Fair Trials and Complementarity: An Experts’ Roundtable Discussion addressing Practice, Challenges and Future Perspectives. Panel 2: The ICC as a catalyst for fairness – looking at the Libya situation

Monday, 24 July 2017 Monday, 24 July 2017
Articles  View the Articles RSS feed for 'Rule of Law' Published Last Modified
The Gambia: IBA Issues Report on the Rule of Law  The Gambia: IBA Issues Report on the Rule of Law

The Gambia: IBA Issues Report on the Rule of Law

Monday, 21 August 2006 Wednesday, 4 February 2009
State of emergency threatens rule of law in Pakistan, November 2007 State of emergency threatens rule of law in Pakistan, November 2007

State of emergency threatens rule of law in Pakistan, November 2007

Monday, 5 November 2007 Friday, 30 January 2009
Removal of Pakistan’s Chief Justice Contrary to Fundamental Principles of Rule of Law, IBAHRI Report States  Removal of Pakistan’s Chief Justice Contrary to Fundamental Principles of Rule of Law, IBAHRI Report States

Removal of Pakistan’s Chief Justice Contrary to Fundamental Principles of Rule of Law, IBAHRI Report States

Tuesday, 10 June 2008 Thursday, 29 January 2009
IBA’s Human Rights Institute Calls for Respect for Rule of Law in Iraq IBA’s Human Rights Institute Calls for Respect for Rule of Law in Iraq

With only a few weeks until the hand over of sovereignty in Iraq, the Council of the Human Rights Institute (HRI) of the International Bar Association today expressed its dismay about the continued reports of violations of international law and the appalling treatment of prisoners in the Abu Ghraib prison in Iraq.

Friday, 4 June 2004 Thursday, 29 January 2009
Office of High Commissioner for Human Rights and IBA agree on cooperation on Justice, Rule of Law Office of High Commissioner for Human Rights and IBA agree on cooperation on Justice, Rule of Law

The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) and the International Bar Association (IBA) have agreed to develop further their close cooperation in the enhancement of human rights protection systems at the national level.

Thursday, 8 April 2004 Thursday, 29 January 2009
The IBA Advises on Draft Legislation for the Conduct of War Crimes Trials in Serbia and Montenegro The IBA Advises on Draft Legislation for the Conduct of War Crimes Trials in Serbia and Montenegro

Today, in Belgrade, a delegation of international jurists, assembled by the International Bar Association (IBA), will meet government officials from Serbia and Montenegro to discuss the drafting of legislation enabling war crime trials to be conducted domestically.

Friday, 16 May 2003 Thursday, 29 January 2009
The IBA launches International Rule of Law Directory The IBA launches International Rule of Law Directory

The IBA launches International Rule of Law Directory

Tuesday, 25 June 2002 Thursday, 29 January 2009
IBAHRI finds evidence of persistent disregard for the rule of law in connection with the recent Presidential elections IBAHRI finds evidence of persistent disregard for the rule of law in connection with the recent Presidential elections

The IBA’s Human Rights Institute finds evidence of persistent disregard for the rule of law in connection with the recent Presidential elections

Monday, 18 March 2002 Thursday, 29 January 2009
The IBA’s Human Rights Institute expresses its dismay at the Zimbabwe Government’s disregard for the rule of law The IBA’s Human Rights Institute expresses its dismay at the Zimbabwe Government’s disregard for the rule of law

The IBA’s Human Rights Institute expresses its dismay at the Zimbabwe Government’s disregard for the rule of law

Monday, 18 March 2002 Thursday, 29 January 2009
INTERNATIONAL BAR ASSOCIATION LAUNCHES RAPID RESPONSE FUND FOR THE RULE OF LAW INTERNATIONAL BAR ASSOCIATION LAUNCHES RAPID RESPONSE FUND FOR THE RULE OF LAW

INTERNATIONAL BAR ASSOCIATION LAUNCHES RAPID RESPONSE FUND FOR THE RULE OF LAW

Monday, 18 February 2002 Thursday, 29 January 2009
European Union: can Croatia practice the club’s rules?  European Union: can Croatia practice the club’s rules?

Friday, 19 July 2013 Friday, 19 July 2013
Nobel Laureates contribute to IBA report and film on the global financial crisis and poverty Nobel Laureates contribute to IBA report and film on the global financial crisis and poverty

An in-depth report about the post-global financial crisis (GFC) effect on poverty, challenges in the aftermath of the GFC, and the role the law and lawyers can play in addressing this, has been published by the International Bar Association (IBA) Presidential Task Force on the Global Financial Crisis. It features the opinions of seminal contributors including four Nobel laureates – microfinance pioneer Muhammad Yunus; economists Amartya Sen, James Heckman and Joseph Stiglitz, former Chief Economist at the

Monday, 25 November 2013 Monday, 25 November 2013
Malaysia Airlines victims deserve due process not rush to apportion blame Malaysia Airlines victims deserve due process not rush to apportion blame

Following the tragic Malaysia Airlines crash in eastern Ukraine on 17 July, in which 298 people died, there were swift moves to apportion blame. The West claimed the flight was shot down by Russian-backed rebels, while Russia asserted that Kiev was responsible. Largely absent from this inflammatory rhetoric has been reference to the rule of law.

Wednesday, 30 July 2014 Friday, 3 October 2014
Film - interview with Nobel Peace Prize winner Aung San Suu Kyi Film - interview with Nobel Peace Prize winner Aung San Suu Kyi

Aung San Suu Kyi became a worldwide symbol of freedom and democracy after spending 15 years of her life under house arrest. Since her release in 2010, she has gone from dissident to politician, and has spearheaded the drive for legal and political reform as leader of opposition party National League for Democracy and Chairperson of the Committee for the Rule of Law and Tranquillity. Here she discusses issues such as rule of law in the country and the key challenges facing the legal profession. November 201

Friday, 28 November 2014 Tuesday, 7 April 2015
Interview with Nobel Peace Prize winner Aung San Suu Kyi - transcript Interview with Nobel Peace Prize winner Aung San Suu Kyi - transcript

Aung San Suu Kyi became a worldwide symbol of freedom and democracy after spending 15 years of her life under house arrest. Since her release in 2010, she has gone from dissident to politician, and has spearheaded the drive for legal and political reform as leader of opposition party National League for Democracy and Chairperson of the Committee for the Rule of Law and Tranquillity. Here she discusses issues such as rule of law in the country and the key challenges facing the legal profession. November 2014

Wednesday, 3 December 2014 Thursday, 4 December 2014
On the frontline: J C Weliamuna, Sri Lankan human rights lawyer On the frontline: J C Weliamuna, Sri Lankan human rights lawyer

IBA Global Insight’s senior reporter interviews the leading human rights lawyer and former Executive Director of Transparency International Sri Lanka, Jayasuriya Chrishantha Weliamuna. JCWeliamuna was only ten when he saw dead bodies floating in rivers near his village in the Hambantota District of Sri Lanka. The 1971 Revolt by Marxist group Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna had struck the South, and civilians were caught in the crossfire. Such early experiences propelled him towards a career in the law.

Thursday, 8 January 2015 Tuesday, 13 January 2015
Poor questioning delayed Chilcot Inquiry, say top lawyers Poor questioning delayed Chilcot Inquiry, say top lawyers

Weak and ineffective questioning of witnesses in the UK’s Iraq Inquiry, chaired by Sir John Chilcot, is likely to have contributed to the report’s ongoing delay, leading lawyers specialising in public inquiries have told IBA Global Insight.
The cross-examination process, led by Chilcot and his four-person panel from November 2009 to February 2011, was insufficiently incisive, formal and robust, experts have said. The inquiry was launched in July 2009 and was originally due to report within a year.

Tuesday, 24 February 2015 Monday, 2 March 2015
Turkey: Tahir Elci death must be investigated amid questions over rule of law  Turkey: Tahir Elci death must be investigated amid questions over rule of law

Ongoing obscurity surrounding the death of a prominent human rights lawyer in Turkey in November continues to raise questions about the country’s ability to uphold the rule of law. A Kurdish lawyer and chairman of the Diyarbakir Bar Association, Tahir Elci was shot dead on November 28 during a press conference in Turkey’s south-eastern city of Diyarbakir. He had been making an appeal for peace in the city, which has been the scene of months of violent clashes.

Wednesday, 2 March 2016 Thursday, 3 March 2016
IBA calls for end to dismantling of judiciary,  and reinstatement of judges in Turkey IBA calls for end to dismantling of judiciary, and reinstatement of judges in Turkey

News Release: Wednesday 27 July 2016. The dismantling and restructuring of Turkey’s judiciary by the country’s President, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, is in direct contravention of international legal norms and principles, as well as Article 138 of the Constitution of the Republic of Turkey, and must end, states the International Bar Association (IBA).

Wednesday, 27 July 2016 Thursday, 28 July 2016
IBA condemns brutal attacks on Pakistan’s legal profession IBA condemns brutal attacks on Pakistan’s legal profession

News Release: Wednesday 27 August 2016. The slaying of Bilal Anwar Kasi, President of the Balochistan Bar Association, and the targeted mass murder of lawyers gathered at Sandeman Civil Hospital in Quetta, Pakistan, on Monday 8 August to mourn their colleague’s death, are condemned outright by the International Bar Association (IBA).

Wednesday, 10 August 2016 Thursday, 11 August 2016
Documents  View the Documents RSS feed for 'Rule of Law' Published Last Modified
Rule of Law Resolution, Sept 2005 Rule of Law Resolution, Sept 2005

Wednesday, 14 May 2008 Monday, 2 March 2009
Rule of Law Movement Report, July 2006 Rule of Law Movement Report, July 2006

Wednesday, 14 May 2008 Monday, 2 March 2009
Under Pressure: a report on the rule of law in the Gambia, Aug 2006 Under Pressure: a report on the rule of law in the Gambia, Aug 2006

Monday, 2 June 2008 Monday, 2 March 2009
The Rule of Law and Human Rights in the Legal System of Pakistan, Dec 1998 The Rule of Law and Human Rights in the Legal System of Pakistan, Dec 1998

Tuesday, 10 June 2008 Monday, 9 March 2009
IBA Resolutions - Rule of Law Resolution, September 2005 IBA Resolutions - Rule of Law Resolution, September 2005

Thursday, 3 July 2008 Friday, 24 April 2009
BA Amsterdam, Olisa Agbakoba Rule of Law Paper BA Amsterdam, Olisa Agbakoba Rule of Law Paper

How the Nigerian Bar Association Promotes and Defends the Rule of Law in Nigeria

Friday, 11 July 2008 Monday, 27 April 2009
BA Amsterdam, Rule of Law Discussion Paper Francis Neate, April 2008 BA Amsterdam, Rule of Law Discussion Paper Francis Neate, April 2008

Friday, 11 July 2008 Monday, 27 April 2009
BA Zagreb, Marijan Hanzekovic Paper BA Zagreb, Marijan Hanzekovic Paper

How Bar Associations can Promote the Rule of Law

Friday, 11 July 2008 Monday, 27 April 2009
BA Zagreb, The Nigerian Bar Association and the Protection of Rule of Law in Nigeria BA Zagreb, The Nigerian Bar Association and the Protection of Rule of Law in Nigeria

Friday, 11 July 2008 Monday, 27 April 2009
BA Zagreb, Rule of Law A Clarification 2 April 2007 BA Zagreb, Rule of Law A Clarification 2 April 2007

Friday, 11 July 2008 Monday, 27 April 2009
ABA Rule of Law Initiative - Promoting the rule of law ABA Rule of Law Initiative - Promoting the rule of law

Friday, 11 July 2008 Friday, 1 May 2009
ABA Rule of Law Initiative announcement ABA Rule of Law Initiative announcement

Friday, 11 July 2008 Friday, 1 May 2009
Corruption as a Threat to the Rule of Law (white paper), ABA Corruption as a Threat to the Rule of Law (white paper), ABA

International Rule of Law Symposium - A Plan for Action.
Corruption as a Threat to the Rule of Law

Friday, 11 July 2008 Friday, 1 May 2009
The Rule of Law and Economic Development (White paper), ABA The Rule of Law and Economic Development (White paper), ABA

International Rule of Law Symposium - A Plan for Action
The Rule of Law and Economic Development

Friday, 11 July 2008 Friday, 1 May 2009
The Rule of Law and an Independent Judiciary (White paper), ABA The Rule of Law and an Independent Judiciary (White paper), ABA

International Rule of Law Symposium - A Plan for Action
The Rule of Law and an Independent Judiciary

Friday, 11 July 2008 Friday, 1 May 2009
Trafficking in Persons: The Role of the Legal Profession (White paper), ABA Trafficking in Persons: The Role of the Legal Profession (White paper), ABA

International Rule of Law Symposium - A Plan for Action
Trafficking in Persons: The Role of the Legal Profession

Friday, 11 July 2008 Friday, 1 May 2009
Corporate Responsibility (White paper), ABA Corporate Responsibility (White paper), ABA

International Rule of Law Symposium - A Plan for Action
Corporate Responsibility

Friday, 11 July 2008 Friday, 1 May 2009
Environmental Issues and the Rule of Law (White paper), ABA Environmental Issues and the Rule of Law (White paper), ABA

International Rule of Law Symposium - A Plan for Action
Environmental Issues and the Rule of Law

Friday, 11 July 2008 Friday, 1 May 2009
BA London - The Role of Bar Associations in Upholding the Rule of Law, Dr Phillip Tahmindjis BA London - The Role of Bar Associations in Upholding the Rule of Law, Dr Phillip Tahmindjis

Setting up a Bar Association in Afghanistan

Friday, 11 July 2008 Friday, 1 May 2009
Nepal: IBA Condemns Crackdown on Lawyers and Breakdown of the Rule of Law, April 2006 Nepal: IBA Condemns Crackdown on Lawyers and Breakdown of the Rule of Law, April 2006

Thursday, 24 July 2008 Tuesday, 5 May 2009
Fiji visit - Indian Bar Statement Fiji visit - Indian Bar Statement

Resolution passed by the Executive Committee of the Bar Association of India

Thursday, 24 July 2008 Tuesday, 5 May 2009
Malaysian Bar Statement - Roger Tan barred from entering Fiji, Feb 2008 Malaysian Bar Statement - Roger Tan barred from entering Fiji, Feb 2008

Thursday, 24 July 2008 Tuesday, 5 May 2009
New Zealand Law Society Statement - IBA Visit to Fiji stopped in tracks New Zealand Law Society Statement - IBA Visit to Fiji stopped in tracks

Thursday, 24 July 2008 Tuesday, 5 May 2009
Latin Lawyer online Rule of law more important than ever, Buenos Aires, 131008 Latin Lawyer online Rule of law more important than ever, Buenos Aires, 131008

Thursday, 20 November 2008 Thursday, 20 November 2008
Swaziland report Swaziland report

Law, Custom and Politics: Constitutional Crisis and the Breakdown in the Rule of Law, March 2003

Friday, 21 November 2008 Wednesday, 27 May 2009
Rule of law resolution, 2005 Rule of law resolution, 2005

Thursday, 11 December 2008 Tuesday, 2 June 2009
Rule of Law Symposium flyer, Singapore, October 2007 Rule of Law Symposium flyer, Singapore, October 2007

Thursday, 11 December 2008 Tuesday, 2 June 2009
Rule of Law Commentary On Resolution Rule of Law Commentary On Resolution

Monday, 15 December 2008 Tuesday, 2 June 2009
Rule Of Law - The World RoL Project Rule Of Law - The World RoL Project

Wednesday, 4 February 2009 Tuesday, 2 June 2009
Press Release- RoL Fiji in Dire Straits Press Release- RoL Fiji in Dire Straits

Tuesday, 3 March 2009 Wednesday, 3 June 2009
Fiji - Press Release Fiji - Press Release

Wednesday, 4 March 2009 Wednesday, 3 June 2009
Rule of Law Action Group Proposal 270309 Rule of Law Action Group Proposal 270309

Friday, 27 March 2009 Monday, 22 June 2009
Sri Lanka Event Sri Lanka Event

Thursday, 11 June 2009 Wednesday, 17 June 2009
Note to the IBA Council from RoLAG including updated Resolution (July 2009) Note to the IBA Council from RoLAG including updated Resolution (July 2009)

Note to the IBA Council from RoLAG including updated Resolution (July 2009)

Monday, 5 October 2009 Monday, 5 October 2009
Report on responses to the request for comments on the commentary on the Resolution (at July 2009)  Report on responses to the request for comments on the commentary on the Resolution (at July 2009)

Report on responses to the request for comments on the commentary on the Resolution (at July 2009) - RoLAG

Monday, 5 October 2009 Monday, 5 October 2009
Report on responses to the questionnaire to member organisations about the obligation of lawyers 'to uphold the rule of law'  Report on responses to the questionnaire to member organisations about the obligation of lawyers 'to uphold the rule of law'

Report on responses to the questionnaire to member organisations about the obligation of lawyers 'to uphold the rule of law' - Rule of Law Action Group, July 2009

Monday, 5 October 2009 Monday, 5 October 2009