Who are we?

A non-profit and non-governmental organization, founded in Lebanon with the efforts of a group of journalists, researchers and lawyers who adopt the “Universal Declaration of Human Rights” in their struggle, they gathered these rights on the issue of supporting human rights in countries of asylum, to work to improve the reality of the rights of refugees and detainees arbitrarily, and the center comes ” Access “at a time when tension increases and physical, psychological and social violations increase in refugee societies, and” Access “adopts the idea of ​​establishing a center that is directly concerned with supporting the issues of refugees and arbitrary detainees legally and legally, and” Access “aspires to be a credible and effective reference in monitoring the rights of Human rights in general, refugee rights in particular, and limiting the spread of violations by adopting legal avenues locally and internationally.

Our work
“ACHR” works to guarantee the right of human dignity to refugees and arbitrarily detained persons in several countries, starting from Lebanon, and the center aspires to work on refugee issues in other countries, starting from the principle of achieving personal safety in safe living and decent housing, up to freedom of movement.
The consecration of justice in decent work, and respect for freedom of opinion and expression is also a priority in the work of the “Access Center” by providing legal support and representation to defend refugee issues, monitoring and documenting violations against them, in addition to mobilizing local and international public opinion around it, and raising these violations to the authorities International human rights, by legal means, is empowered to build a culture of protecting and respecting the rights of refugees, ensuring their freedom and securing their needs

The “ACHR” Center for Human Rights works completely independently in documenting human rights violations against refugees in Lebanon, the recorded personal information about individual violations remains “confidential”, and “Access” ensures the anonymity of victims while using the information in its reports and data, and does not share This information is with any party whatever the reasons and motives (except those directly affiliated with the United Nations), without returning to the victim herself and requesting permission to share his / her personal information with the authority that may request it.

The needs of freedom of opinion and expression

The needs of freedom of opinion and expression

Needs of freedom of opinion and expression: Support mechanisms for expressing opinions and issues in the media

Legal representation procedures

Legal representation procedures

Legal representation procedures: defending those whose rights have been violated by the security authorities and agencies to achieve their personal safety through the appointment of attorneys for them.

Accountability mechanisms

Accountability mechanisms

Accountability mechanisms: Documenting violations that affect the rights and freedoms of the competent authorities and mobilizing local and international public opinion around it in order to take the necessary measures to raise the existing violation and enable violators to gain access to the local judiciary. Their personal safety by appointing attorneys for them.

Prevention and protection mechanisms

Prevention and protection mechanisms

Prevention and protection mechanisms: Working to raise violations by societal means concerned with awareness and dialogue to confront discrimination practices and ways to incite and limit violations of rights and freedoms and work to build a culture of protection and respect for these rights and freedoms

Refugees

Refugees

Refugees: are the groups that demand safe residency outside the borders of their homeland.

Arbitrarily arrested

Arbitrarily arrested

Arbitrary Detained: Persons withheld their liberty / without a confirmed crime, they will be held accountable / Ben

It is required by the official and unofficial authorities present on Lebanese soil.

Personal safety needs

Personal safety needs

Personal safety needs: Ensuring the right to live in safety, the right to housing, freedom of movement and movement, and ensuring respect for their legal application and their social devotion.

Decent work needs

Decent work needs

Decent work needs: Ensuring justice and human dignity within the permissible legal framework.