In Their Own Words

What do experts and world leaders think about the rule of law—and the World Justice Project's efforts to measure it? We asked several leading global voices for their thoughts.

Click the video to the right to hear from Bill Gates, Desmond Tutu, Thomas Carothers, Justice Hassan Bubacar Jallow, Beatrice Mtetwa, Beverly McLachlin, P.C., Jenny S. Martinez, and Petar Stoyanov.

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Last Tuesday, the World Justice Project launched the WJP Rule of Law Index 2015 in Washington DC, presenting...

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The World Justice Project has awarded seed grants to five pilot programs led by local organizations in...

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Join us for an interactive conversation on the state of the rule of law worldwide. Presenting new and original...

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