Who are we?

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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Sunday, July 12, 2015
Education and Gender

  ARDD-Legal Aid has been chosen as the gender focal point of the Education Sector Working Group for the Syria Response in Jordan. The organization shares this post with Terre Des Hommes. The priority of the Education...
Tuesday, June 30, 2015
Sharing Experiences to Increase Knowledge

 Faculty members of the Council on International Educational Exchange (CIEE) from across the United States met with ARDD-Legal Aid on June 17, 2015 as a part of a seminar on “Borders...
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
Protracted Refugee Situations-A Reflection

On Thursday morning, I visited Baqa’a refugee camp with ARDD-Legal Aid. The camp, run by UNRWA,houses approximately 100,000 Palestinian refugees andis a mere ten miles outside of...
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
Resilience in Baqa'a Camp

It’s about 90 degrees outside, and we are about to leave Baqa’a, one of the Palestinian camps surrounding Amman. As we walk to the car, I see a young boy, probably around 10 or 11, pushing a cart that is...