Yazda is sponsoring and sporting the work of the genocide survivor and UNODC goodwill ambassador Nadia Murad. In addition, Yazda is supporting Farida Abbas, Samia Suleman , Shireen Jirdo and other survivors to uncover ISIS crimes and reach their voice to the world. Yazda have advocated in more than 25 countries so far.
Yazda and Nadia Murad had a primary role in recognition of Genocide by the following international bodies:
- Scottish Parliament
- United Nations
- European Union
- United Kingdom
- United States
B- Legal case of the Yazidi genocide
Yazda have dedicated much resources to bring justice to victims of Genocide and held criminals accountable.
Yazda have worked with dedicated legal team and law experts to find ways toward justice. Yazda have the following legal projects:
- Amal Clooney, Yazda Counsel, continued an international campaign and taped on international legal systems to held ISIS accountable for its crimes. For more information about Amal Clooney`s work for Yazidi cause click here.
- Survivors testimonies through Yazda documentation team and Yazda Counsel Amal Clooney and her team have been conducted throughout 2016 and hundreds of video hours have been done.
- Advocacy and facilitation of international justice working with partners internationally to held foreign fighters accountable.
Yazda has worked with Washington University law school students to produce a report on legal options for the survivors in light of international treaty.