ASF Peru, Avocats Sans Frontières
Created in 2009, at the initiative of human rights lawyers from Peru, ASF Peru focuses its activity on arbitrary detentions, the protection of individuals in their dealings with the administration, and protection of lawyers as well as other rights.
One of the particular existing problems that lawyers must face in Peru is the defence of the right to property of rural communities and the lifestyle of local populations suffering from a mining and polluting industry.
Participation in trainings offered by ASF France and enlargement of the defence with the knowledge of other languages (French and English);
Participation at the plenary meeting of ASF Network in Geneva and cooperation with the Network reporting all forms of human rights violations.
ASF Peru wishes to strengthen its action and enhance its impact at national level according to its internally guidelines.
The ASF members