Centre For Legal Aid Assistance And Settlement

Centre For Legal Aid Assistance And Settlement

Charity information

Centre For Legal Aid Assistance And Settlement

CLAAS is a non-denominational charity that helps persecuted Christians in Pakistan. CLAAS is active on the ground in Pakistan by providing free legal aid, shelter and support to persecuted Christians.

Founded 1986

  • Mission statement

    Our mission is to achieve religious freedom and equal rights for Pakistan’s Christian minority.
    CLAAS works to protect and promote human rights in Pakistan as they have been violated due to the draconian blasphemy laws, which carry the penalties of death or life imprisonment. Our mission is to raise awareness, disseminate information, and highlight the plight of Christians at the international level through advocacy and lobbying.

  • Aims

    Centre For Legal Aid Assistance And Settlement aims to:

    • Researching and publishing a comprehensive report on the abuses of the blasphemy laws, complete with statistical data, case studies and recommendations.
    • Producing new campaign materials on the Blasphemy law and other resources to invite participation in this campaign from individuals and churches.
    • Provide financial support and shelter to victims of religious persecution in Pakistan.
  • Overview

    Established: February 1986

    Registered Charity Number: 1141335

    Board members: 3

    Full time staff: 2

    Part time staff: 1

    Volunteers: 3

    Phone number: 02088679180

    Address: PO Box 81, Southall, Middlesex, UB2 5YQ

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