Shirin Ebadi - an Iranian lawyer, a former judge and human rights activist and founder of Defenders of Human Rights Center in Iran. On 10 October 2003, Ebadi was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for her significant and pioneering efforts for democracy and human rights, especially women's, children's, and refugee rights.
Australian Lawyers for Human Rights is urging greater involvement in the human rights practice area, after giving the federal government a score of “F” for its “dire performance” in protecting vulnerable people. Stay connected with http://www.mylocalplaces.com.au
Appeal: Mrs Clooney will advise Armenia as they challenge the European Court of Human Right's ruling that the freedom of speech of Doğu Perinçek, who was found guilty by a Swiss court in 2008, was violated