Resolutions

Resolution on support to Afghan legal professionals – Paris, 28.09.2021

Posté le October 1st, 2021

The General Assembly of the FBE, meeting in Paris on 28th September 2021 expresses very grave concern for the lawyers, judges and human rights defenders in Afghanistan. In particular we condemn discrimination against women and girls and support the right of all people to education, employment and freedom to express their opinions without risk to…

Resolution on support to Afghan legal professionals – Paris, 28.09.2021

Resolution on the refugee situation on Belarus-Latvia, Belarus-Lithuania and Belarus-Poland borders – Paris, 28.09.2021

Posté le October 1st, 2021

The General Assembly of the FBE meeting in Paris on 28th September 2021 expresses grave concern that the governments of Belarus , Latvia, Lithuania and Poland have failed to extend humanitarian aid and safe refuge or passage to refugees who are now trapped on the border between these countries. We note the hardship that the refugees face…

Resolution on the refugee situation on Belarus-Latvia, Belarus-Lithuania and Belarus-Poland borders – Paris, 28.09.2021

Resolution on Belarus Lawyers situation – Paris, 28.09.2021

Posté le October 1st, 2021

The General Assembly of the FBE, meeting in Paris on 28th September 2021 deplores the political persecution of lawyers in Belarus. Lawyers, who express views contrary to those of the government or who represent peaceful protestors or opposition leaders in courts, face constant pressure. Repression against law practitioners include criminal persecution, administrative arrests, or punitive…

Resolution on Belarus Lawyers situation – Paris, 28.09.2021

Resolution on the independence of judges and lawyers in Colombia – Paris, 28.09.2021

Posté le October 1st, 2021

The General Assembly of the FBE, meeting in Paris on 28th September 2021 supports the independence of judges and lawyers and notes that the Colombian Judges, human rights lawyers and civil society organisations have asked for international support for their ongoing campaign for independence for the Colombian judiciary. We support a national pact that guarantees…

Resolution on the independence of judges and lawyers in Colombia – Paris, 28.09.2021

Resolution on the immediate release of turkish lawyers incarcerated – Paris, 28.09.2021

Posté le October 1st, 2021

The General Assembly of the FBE, meeting in Paris on 28th September 2021 expresses its full support for lawyers in Turkey who are detained, on trial or sentenced to prison. Following the 5 day fact finding visit of around 30 lawyers from 8 European countries from 15 to 20 September 2021, the General Assembly believes…

Resolution on the immediate release of turkish lawyers incarcerated – Paris, 28.09.2021

Resolution on the need of strengthening the protection of the profession of lawyer – Lisbon, 26.10.19

Posté le October 30th, 2019

The General Assembly of the European Bars Federation (FBE) in Lisbon 26 October 2019, which represents 250 member Bars of Europe and their 1 million member lawyers, expressed its grave concerns for the globally based severe violation of the lawyers’ rights and lack of effective protection for the legal profession. Having regard to the fundamental…

Resolution on the need of strengthening the protection of the profession of lawyer – Lisbon, 26.10.19

Resolution on effective protection for Mr German ROMERO – Lisbon, 26.10.19

Posté le October 30th, 2019

On Saturday 26 October 2019, the General Assembly of the FBE meeting in Lisbon, expressed its grave concern at the death threats received by Human Rights lawyer, German Romero, on 3 October 2019 in a campaign of intimidation, which has included the theft of his computer containing confidential information. Mr Romero represents victims of state…

Resolution on effective protection for Mr German ROMERO – Lisbon, 26.10.19

Resolution on the Charter of Barcelona for the Rights of the citizens in the digital era – Barcelona, 01.06.19

Posté le June 3rd, 2019

The General Assembly of the European Bars Federation (FBE) meeting in Barcelona in June 1st, 2019 expresses its great interest on the Charter of Barcelona for the Rights of the citizens in the digital era supporting the sharing of its contents among the FBE members.

Resolution on the Charter of Barcelona for the Rights of the citizens in the digital era – Barcelona, 01.06.19

Resolution on violation of Attack against lawyers in Colombia – Barcelona, 01.06.19

Posté le June 3rd, 2019

The General Assembly of the European Bars Federation (FBE) meeting in Barcelona in June 1st, 2019 expresses its grave concern at the assassination of Paula Rocero, lawyer in Nariño, Colombia, killed on 20 May 2019. Ms Rocero was given protection in 2016 after many threats for her human rights work. It is noted that the…

Resolution on violation of Attack against lawyers in Colombia – Barcelona, 01.06.19