Press Release: LAW welcomes European Parliament’s Resolution calling for a UN Fact finding mission into the 4 August 2020 Beirut explosion

Friday 17 September 2021 On 16 September 2021, the European Parliament (EP) took a significant stand against the lack of…

NEW REPORT 4 August Beirut Port explosion: The Lebanese legal system continues to fail victims one year on.

I. Background On 4 August 2020, an unconfirmed proportion of approximately 2,750 tonnes of ammonium nitrate  detonated at the port…

10 March side event to the HRC 46 Session: 4 August Beirut Explosion: Can the Lebanese investigation deliver justice?

On 10 March, Legal Action Worldwide (LAW) and Human Rights Watch co-hosted an online panel discussion entitled “The 4 August…

ABC Radio National – Six months after Beirut explosion, calls grow for an international probe

View the article: Six months after Beirut explosion, calls grow for an international probe

UN Women – What happened after COVID-19 hit: Lebanon

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LAW releases first of a kind report on the Beirut explosion, on behalf of victims

On 16 November, LAW released the first comprehensive report gathering all available facts relating to the 4 August Beirut explosion…

Forensic Architecture – Investigation into the Beirut Explosion

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Al Jazeera – Intelligence probe into Beirut explosion lays out liabilities

View article: Intelligence probe into Beirut explosion lays out liabilities

The Guardian – Beirut explosion: 100 days on, calls grow for international inquiry

View article: Beirut explosion: 100 days on, calls grow for international inquiry

ABC Radio Australia – Migrant Domestic Workers in Lebanon, interview with Antonia Mulvey

Read article: Migrant Domestic Workers in Lebanon: Antonia Mulvey speaks to ABC Radio

LAW files groundbreaking case on behalf of migrant domestic worker in Lebanon

On 8 October 2020, LAW filed a ground-breaking case on behalf of our client, Meseret Hailu, arguing that the conditions…

IOM UN Migration – Migrants Stranded in Lebanon Amid Worsening Crisis Return Home with IOM Assistance

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