rule of law

The World Justice Project today opened the World Justice Forum IV – a global gathering designed to engage nearly 600 leaders, dignitaries, and...

This paper offers one practitioner’s perspective on the origins, evolution and possible direction of legal empowerment (LE), which in some ways is...

On May 30, a 27 member of a High Panel co-chaired by President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono of Indonesia, President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf of Liberia,...

On April 24th, 2013, Bangladesh faced its worst industrial disaster. An eight-story garment factory collapsed, resulting in the loss of more...

The Middle East and North Africa (MENA) is going through historic political, social, and identity transitions. There are...

In September 2000, world leaders unanimously adopted the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), a series of specific targets for poverty eradication...

The Justice Rising Blog aims to highlight grassroots projects that are striving to advance the rule of law. If you would like to highlight...

The supremacy of the constitution and the rule of law are enshrined in section one of the founding provisions of the constitution. In effect, this...

“The clearest way to show what the rule of law means to us in everyday life is to recall what has happened when there is no rule of law.”...