Our mission

Florence Cassez
Florence Cassez

• To participate in defending alleged victims who have been falsely accused by pleading for their innocence, acquittal and freedom;

• To consider the mental state of the alleged victims and their family members with regard to the suffering they may have endured and the effects this may have on their defense;

• To inform Canadian public opinion (including Quebec) on cases of human rights violations;

• To defend and promote the fundamental democratic values and principles especially, the presumption of innocence and the ban on torture;

• To facilitate the dissemination of information that is objective in cases of alleged injustice;

• To create a network of partnerships between Canadian, Latin American and European human rights organizations and to draw up a mutual agreement between these partnerships.