„Association for Human Rights Lex XXI” (ADO Lex XXI) NGO is a non-profit organization located in Balti, founded in 2003 by a group of students from the Law Department in order to defend and promote Human Rights in Moldova. During many years, the members of the association were actively involved in volunteering activities through providing legal assistance for vulnerable persons.
The goal of the association is to develop the civic activism through defending and promoting human rights in the Republic of Moldova. Also, the association is focused on realizing anti-corruption activities, monitoring public procurement, transparency, social inclusion, which were implemented within projects funded by national and international donors. Besides this, over the years, ADO Lex XXI along with other organizations has participated on volunteering basis in signing tens of declarations and appeals to central authorities to request the improvement of the law and the norms of law.
Women remain the most affected category of people subjected to domestic violence. On January 20, 2021, several civic activists, NGO