International Association of Democratic Lawyers (IADL)
Association internationale des juristes démocrates (AIJD)
Asociación Internacional de Juristas Demócratas
Internationale Vereinigung Demokratischer Juristen
Mezdunarodnaja Associacija Juristov-Demokratov
1946-10 Paris France
Oct 1946, Paris (France). Statutes most recently amended at 15th Congress, Apr 2001, Havana (Cuba).
Facilitate contact and exchange of views between and among lawyers and lawyers' associations of all countries; foster understanding and goodwill among them; work together to achieve the aims set out in the United Nations Charter; ensure common action by lawyers in the study and practice of democratic principles, making for maintenance of peace and cooperation among nations; restore, defend and develop democratic rights and liberties in legislation and its practice; promote independence of all peoples and oppose any restriction on this independence whether in law or in practice; defend and promote human rights and peoples' rights; promote preservation of ecology and healthy environment; work for strict adherence to rule of law and independence of the judiciary and legal profession; defend peoples' rights to development and to conditions of economic equality, enjoyment of the fruits of scientific progress and of natural resources.
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General Assembly (every 4 years, at Congress). Council (meets once a year), comprising all members of the Bureau, all other office bearers and one representative appointed by and from each member association. Bureau, comprising up to 18 members. Current Officers: 3 Presidents Emeriti, President, 3 Vice Presidents; Secretary General, 3 Deputy Secretaries General, Treasurer, 2 Deputy Treasurers, 3 Permanent Invitees. Congress open.
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