Defending Freedom. Seeking Justice.
ADF International is a faith-based legal advocacy organization that protects fundamental freedoms and promotes the inherent dignity of all people. We are at the forefront of defending religious freedom, the sanctity of life, and marriage and family around the world.
How We Help
We engage in advocacy before national and international institutions and tribunals, where we have a notable record of success. Our high profile cases have a far-reaching, long lasting legal impact.Landmark Advocacy Work
ADF International is transforming legal systems by building a strong alliance of Christian professionals through several world-class training programmes.Training Programmes
ADF International provides funding for cases with high potential to set major international legal precedents. Since our launch, we’ve provided more than €40m in grant funding for hundreds of cases and legal projects.How Funding Works
Council move infringes on freedom of speech and assembly
LONDON (6 February 2019) – This evening, Richmond Council became the second London council to approve a Public Spaces Protection Order (PSPO) banning prayer or offers of support outside a local abortion facility. The PSPO is aimed at banning pro-life activity outside a BPAS abortion facility on Rosslyn Road, Twickenham. As with Ealing’s controversial PSPO that was introduced last April,...Read more
Persecution of Christians in India
Tehmina Arora is interviewed by BBC World in Delhi concerning the persecution of Christians in India. "For the first time,...Read more
The Wunderlich ruling and Germany’s ban on home-schooling
On 10 January 2019, the European Court of Human Rights handed down a judgement on the case of Wunderlich...Read more
The Human Rights Declaration Turns 70
This month marks the 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. The blueprint for modern international law...Read more
You Can Make an Impact
We are committed to cultivating a future in which truth and justice are upheld, and where religious freedom is robustly protected and culturally embraced. Will you join us?