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ARDD - Legal Aid’s mission is to actively contribute as a civil society organization to a just and stable society, free of inequity and conflict. We empower marginalized groups to acquire and enjoy their universal rights and freedoms by representing their needs and mobilizing relevant duty bearers to conform to human rights, good governance and the rule of law.

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ARDD-Legal Aid supplements its legal initiative with holistic work in development, democracy and human rights.


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Monday, March 2, 2015
Partnerships: Experiences and Ways Forward

Partnerships with international non-governmental organizations (INGOs) are very beneficial for local actors. Through partnerships, local organizations can receive expert capacity-building, access high-level...
Sunday, February 8, 2015
Women's Access to Justice Phase II Inception

Last week ARDD-Legal Aid’s Women’s Access to Justice (WAJ) Team travelled to Beirut, Lebanon for the inception of Phase II of the project. The Women’s Access to Justice is a regional 3 year project implemented...
Thursday, February 5, 2015
‘Lana’ Project and “Transformative Leadership for Women’s Rights”

  Last week, the “Lana” Team participated in the regional training “Transformative Leadership for Women’s Rights” (TLWR) that took place in Istanbul, Turkey from the 26th  to 28th January, 2015...
Tuesday, February 3, 2015
Blowing off Steam

On Wednesday 28 of January, the psychosocial support (PSS) unit  of Arab Renaissance for Democracy and Development (ARDD)-Legal Aid headed to Al Ascharifieh to provide a psychosocial support session for Christian Iraqi refugees residing in a...