The association has collaborated with the UNAR, as well as with international organizations such as the Council of Europe, the European Union, and the Organisation for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE), carrying out hearings, election monitoring, and other institutional activities.
Furthermore, the association:
- was recognised as a member of the Fédération International des Droits de l’Homme (FIDH), Anton Giulio Lana was also appointed Vice President of the FIDH
- joined the European Bar Human Rights Institute (IDHAE), taking part in its management board. The President of the UFTDU is a permanent member of the jury board of the Ludovic Trarieux prize for human rights, created in 1985.
- Contributed to the creation of the Italian Refugee Council (CIR) being part of both its Directorate and Bureau.