Japan Federation of Bar Associations (JFBA)

ECOSOC Status: Special Consultative
Type: NGO working on Crime
Address: Judicial Affairs Department
1-3 Kasumigaseki 1-Chome Chiyoda-Ku
Tokyo 100-0013
Country: Japan
Region: Southern and Eastern Asia
Website: http://www.nichibenren.or.jp/en/index.html
UN Languages: English, Arabic
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Areas:
  • Counselling
  • Research
  • Criminal Justice

  • Other:'Human Rights'
Short description:
As a source of protection of fundamental human rights and of realization of social justice (Article 2, Articles of Association of JFBA) to maintain the roll of attorneys (Article 8, Attorney Act), and in view of the purpose and duties of attorneys, to govern matters relating to the guidance, liaison and supervision of all attorneys and bar associations in order to maintain their dignity and improve and advance the work of attorneys. (Paragraph 2, Article 45, Attorney Act)
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