International Association of Democratic Lawyers (IADL)
|ECOSOC Status:||Special Consultative|
|Type:||NGO working on Crime|
C/o 116 West 111th Street
Rue Brialmont 21
1210 Brussels, Belgium
|Country:||United States of America|
Other:'human rights, rule of law, independence of the judiciary, international law'
||Aims of IADL:
-To facilitate contact and exchanges of views among lawyers and lawyers= associations of all countries to foster understanding and goodwill among them.
-To work together to achieve the aims set out in the Charter of the United Nations.
-To ensure common action by lawyers: In the realm of law, the study and practice of the
principles of democracy to encourage the maintenance of peace and cooperation among nations.
-To restore, defend and develop democratic rights and liberties in legislation and in practice.
-To promote the independence of all peoples and to oppose any restriction on this independence whether in law or in practice.
-To defend and promote human and peoples' rights.
-To promote the preservation of ecology and healthy environments.
-To struggle for strict adherence to the rule of law and the independence of the judiciary and legal profession.
-To defend peoples' rights to development and for conditions of economic equality and the enjoyment of the fruits of scientific progress and natural resources.