Statements & Publications
In solidarity with Egyptian lawyers
In 2017 ELDH commemorated the Day of the Endangered Lawyer to lawyers in Egypt who were threatened and attacked because they defended human rights activists and victims of human rights violations.
Prostests were organized in the following 8 countries: Austria,
Appeal of European Lawyers - other lawyers' organisations and individual lawyers are welcome to sign
The complete elimination of political opposition in a society, in particular of the democratic forces of civil society, is a typical indicator of the potential formation of a fascist dictatorship. For many years severe human rights violations and disrespect for fundamental democratic rules have been...
For the ratification and implementation of the Council of Europe Convention on Preventing and Combating Violence against Women and Domestic Violence (Istanbul Convention)
ELDH - Appeal to European States - 25th November 2016, International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women
The European Association of Lawyers for Democracy and World Human Rights (ELDH) calls upon European states to ratify the Council of Europe Convention on Preventing and Combating Violence against Women and Domestic Violence (the Istanbul Convention), if they have not done so yet. The Istanbul Convention was opened...
Events & Conferences
ELDH will try to send observers to the following trials
Invitation - European Labour Law Conference - 12 and 13 May 2017, Florence