Indonesian SPHP report

Progressive People's Lawyers' Union as an Alternative Law Movement: Working with the People for Legal Reform in Indonesia By:* Agussalim Chairman of the Indonesian Progressive Lawyers' Union (SPHP) There is nothing worse, than a leader who allows his people to suffer. (Agussalim- Chairman  of SPHP)   I am Agussalim, Chairman...

RESOLUTION ON MYANMAR

After the coup in 2021, military Junta's tactics have become more coercive and violent. The Junta is spreading more violent attack on democratic forces in the country. Junta is engaging in suppressing the pro-democracy and ethnic movements who are demanding the restoration of democracy in the country. The slapping of...

Kathmandu Declaration

We, lawyers of the Confederation of Lawyers of Asia and the Pacific (COLAP), gathered in Kathmandu, Nepal, on July 28, 2023, are concerned about the current military tension in the Asia-Pacific region and hereby declare. The United States, since President Trump, has increased its military presence in Asia, by advancing...

COLAP Resolution on Military Tension in Northeast Asia

In 2022, under the pretext of the war in Ukraine, the governments of the United States, Japan, and South Korea have stirred up threats from Russia, China, and DPRK, and have increased military confrontations between Western countries and China and DPRK. Ceasing deterrence policies, provocations by military blocs and resorting...

IADL statement on Russian military actions in Ukraine

STATEMENT OF THE INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF DEMOCRATIC LAWYERS ON THE RUSSIAN MILITARY ACTIONS IN UKRAINE The International Association of Democratic Lawyers (IADL) issues this statement in response to the military actions taken by the Russian military against the territorial integrity of Ukraine and the grave threat to international peace and security...

International Association of Democratic Lawyers (IADL) adopted a resolution against National Security Law in South Korea

Resolution of the International Association of Democratic Lawyers calling for the complete repeal of the National Security Law in South Korea The International Association of Democratic Lawyers calls on President Moon Jae-in to completely abolish the National Security Law in South Korea. 1. The International Association of Democratic Lawyers (IADL)...

COLAP Resolution on Afghanistan Situation October 16th, 2021 Resurgence of Taliban government in Afghanistan a serious threat to South Asian security and Rule of Law

The Confederation of Lawyers of Asia and Pacific (COLAP) has expressed deep concern over the 'dramatic' and dangerous incident of the Taliban's seizure of power in Afghanistan. The COLAP adopted a resolution on the latest developments in Afghanistan on 16th October 2021 during its EC meeting.The COLAP Executive Committee said...