is dedicated to international solidarity and is regulated by the July 1, 1901 regime.
It goals are:
- the effective implementation of Human Rights, which are universally acknowledged and ensure anybody's right to have access to free and independent legal counseling.
- the implementation and reinforcement of the state of Law - wherever it is needed and useful - as well as of the judiciary institution and of the right to a fair trial and a legal protection.
- the defense of lawyers and defenders of Human Rights.
In order to do so, ASF uses all the tools available and can submit requests to different institutions (domestic/ international, judicial/ non judicial) and bring legal actions before them, including through civil actions.