What a weekend!
On 17 and 18 September, the Mr. Rally and the Dam tot Damloop took place in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. Both were fundraising events for Lawyers for Lawyers. We want to thank all the participants and the organization of the Mr. Rally and our L4L-runnersteam of the Dam tot Damloop for their enthusiasm and spirit. With both events we gathered over 12.000 euro! With the money raised we can continue to support lawyers facing difficulties in exercising their work.
Letter on the arrest, detention and prosecution of Abderrazak Kilani
In a joint letter Lawyers for Lawyers, the Law Society of England and Wales, the International Bar Association’s Human Rights Institute, and Lawyers’ Rights Watch Canada express grave concern about the arrest, detention and prosecution before a military tribunal of AbderrazakLees verder
Lawyers for Lawyers nominates Can Atalay for the International Hrant Dink Award
Lawyers for Lawyers is proud to support the nomination of Can Atalay for the International Hrant Dink Award. Annually, this award is presented to individuals, organisations and groups that give inspiration and hope to people for holding on to theirLees verder
Lawyers Day in Syria: Khalil Ma’touq and Razan Zaitouneh remain missing
Today is Lawyers Day in Syria, a day that is celebrated by lawyers from Syria. On this day, we would like to highlight the cases of disappeared lawyers Khalil Ma’touq and Razan Zaitouneh from Syria. Khalil Ma’touq Khalil Ma’touq, directorLees verder
Russian lawyers prevented from carrying out their professional duties
Lawyers for Lawyers is concerned about threats to the independence of the legal profession and access to justice in the Russian Federation. Since 24 February 2022 mass protests against the Russian army’s invasion of Ukraine have been taking place inLees verder