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Azerbaijan: Lawyer Irada Javadova disbarment decided in unfair proceedings

Today, the ICJ expressed concern at the recent disbarment of Irada Javadova, a high-profile lawyer in Azerbaijan and a former member of the Board of the Azerbaijan Bar Association.

June 18, 2018

Third party intervention to the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child: collective expulsion of a child from Spain to Morocco

The ICJ together with ECRE, the AIRE Center and the Dutch Council for Refugees submitted a third party intervention to the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child in case D.D. v Spain 4/2016 pending in front of the Committee.

May 31, 2018

Egypt: Civil society faces existential threat

The ICJ has joined other international NGOs in a joint statement of concern about the severe and worsening repression of civil society in Egypt.

June 23, 2016

Human Rights Council at 10: Civil society recommendations

In a joint briefing paper published on the occasion of the anniversary of the Human Rights Council, 20 leading national, regional and international human rights NGOs have outlined a series of concrete steps and proposals that would strengthen the impact of the Council’s work.

April 29, 2016

ICJ Victoria (Australia Section) call for human rights approach to countering violent extremism

The Australian Section of the ICJ, in Victoria, has called for a human rights based approach to countering the threat of violent extremism within the counter-terrorism strategy of the Australian Government.

December 14, 2015

Myanmar: briefing paper on Criminal Defamation Laws

Myanmar’s Parliament must abolish or extensively amend its criminal defamation laws to ensure the protection of the right to freedom of opinion and expression, said the ICJ today.

November 26, 2015