Irma van den Berg awarded with 2020 Gouden Zandloper
The president of the board of Lawyers for Lawyers, Irma Van Den Berg, has received the 2020 Gouden Zandloper award for the most socially involved lawyer!
Irma has dedicated the award to the lawyers at risk that are being supported by Lawyers for Lawyers. Click here to read more about the award and watch a short video with Irma below.
Statement on the arrest of Haitian lawyer Robinson Pierre-Louis
French version below English: Lawyers for Lawyers is concerned about the judicial harassment of Haitian lawyer Robinson Pierre-Louis. Mr Pierre-Louis is prosecuted for intervening in his capacity as a lawyer in an arms trafficking case. On 1 July 2022, aLees verder
Side-event at the OSCE Warsaw Human Dimension Conference Belarus: without the right to defense
Wednesday September 28th, 15.30-16.30 Description The government crackdown on opposition and critical voices following the 2020 presidential election in Belarus also targeted lawyers defending opposition figures and protestors for speaking out about the rule of law, administration of justice, andLees verder
Vacature: Penningmeester voor het bestuur van Lawyers for Lawyers
Voor het bestuur van Lawyers for Lawyers zijn we per 1 december 2022 op zoek naar een bestuurslid met de functie van penningmeester. Functie Als bestuurslid ben je nauw betrokken bij de groei van de stichting en lever je eenLees verder
Caught in Sri Lankan religious struggle
The Sri Lankan human rights lawyer Hejaaz Hizbullah was detained for almost two years, without knowing why. Meanwhile, there is an indictment, which seems to be out of the blue. He looks relaxed, Hejaaz Hizbullah. During the video interview, theLees verder