WJP in the News

February 12, 2017: Hurriyet Daily News Main Opposition Suggests Bleak Picture On Turkey’s Human Rights Under AKP Rule

January 25, 2017: Al Jazeera Turk In the Perception of Corruption in Turkey.

January 25, 2017: CNN Turk Turkey Ranks 75th in Terms of Corruption

January 3, 2017: Forbes The U.S. Economy In 2017: Welcome Higher Growth

December 7, 2016: Foreign Policy Can Mexico Cope With Trump?

November 22, 2016: Yonhap News This Year the Rule of Law in the Republic of Korea...

November 13, 2016: Dawn Fragile Rule Of Law

November 5, 2016: BBC Is Turkey Still A Democracy?

November 2, 2016: Bloomberg How a Hong Kong Democracy Fight May Get Settled in Beijing: Q&A

October 31, 2016: South China Morning Post The Global Rule of Law

October 31, 2016: AllAfica Nigeria Moves From 107 to 96 On Global Rule of Law Rating

October 28, 2016: Postimees The Rule of Law Will Remain Honored

October 27, 2016: Huffington Post India Why India's Ease Of Doing Business And Rule Of Law Are Unlikely To Improve Much

October 24, 2016: Christian Science Monitor When Rule of Law Rules the Roost

October 24, 2016: Caribbean News Now Rule of Law Index Ranks Costa Rica, Barbados and Antigua-Barbuda Highest In Region

October 24, 2016: Zakon Kazakhstan Ahead of Russia and China in the Ranking of the Rule of Law

October 24, 2016: Straits Times S'pore Ranks No. 9 in World for Rule of Law

October 21, 2016: Run Run China Lags Behnd in Rule-of-Law Ranking

October 21, 2016: El Pais Venezuela, The Worst Country In Latin America In Terms of Rule of Law

October 21, 2016: GMA News PHL Drops To 70th Spot In 2016 Global Rule Of Law Index 

October 20, 2016: Business Insider The Nordics Have The Best Rule Of Law In The World

October 20, 2016: B29 Serbia Ranked 74 In World Justice Project's Annual Index

October 20, 2016: The Kyiv Post Ukraine Inches Up In Global Rule Of Law Rankings, Still Stuck Near Bottom

October 20, 2016: U.S. News U.S. Trails 17 Other Countries in Rule of Law Ranking

October 20, 2016: Live Mint India Placed 66th In Rule of Law Index, Fares Poorly In Civil Justice, Rrder And Security

October 20, 2016: Wall Street Journal India Still Has Work To Do On Rule of Law, Report Says

October 20, 2016: O Globo Brazil Returns to Perform Poorly in the World Justice Index

October 20, 2016: Aujourd'hui Rule of Law: Morocco Ranked 60th of 113

October 20, 2016: All Africa Liberia Ranks 94 of 113 Countries On Rule of Law - World Justice Project

October 20, 2016: Myanmar Times WJP study: Rule of law improves slightly, still 98th out of 113

October 20, 2016: Phnom Penh Post Cambodia Worst In Region For Rule of Law: Report

October 20, 2016: Khaleej Times Residents Rank UAE First In Region In Rule Of Law

October 20, 2016: Reforma Mexicans Perceive More Corruption

July 1, 2016: The New York Times In Venezuela, Political Prisoners as Pawns

June 18, 2016: Eurasia Review Wave Of Popular Anti-Corruption Action Will Transform Latin America

June 3, 2016: Myanmar Times Chief Minister Rubber-stamps Court Monitors

April 11, 2016: China Daily Asia Open Minds Keep HK Competitive

March 13, 2016: BBC My Perfect Country: Uganda

February 3, 2016: Yahoo! Australia Why Aussies Should Be Concerned About China’s Disappearing Billionaires

January 21, 2016: Forbes Mexico Changes In The System Of Justice, A Solution to Crime?

January 19, 2016: Animal Politico The Moreira Case: A Matter That Has A Side In Spain

January 13, 2016: Straits Times Drumming Up A Pro Bono Spirit

January 11, 2016: The Diplomat Open Data and Good Governance In Asia: Playing by Western Rules?

January 9, 2016: MSN How The Philippines Ranks In World Rule Of Law Index

January 1, 2016: The Guardian Access To Justice For All? Now That Would Be A Measurably Good Thing

December 31, 2015: The State SC Attorney Spreads Gospel Of The Rule Of Law

November 18, 2015: Today Online Strong Links Between Singapore’s Rule of Law and Magna Carta

October 30, 2015: Bloomberg Another Turkey Boom Unlikely Even If New Government Ends Turmoil

October 23, 2015: India Economic Times Bengaluru-based non-profit 'I Paid A Bribe' to offer advice and advocates to fight corruption

September 23, 2015: Hurriyet Daily News Fear Reigning Over The Law in Turkey

July 28, 2015: Le 360 Benkirane Injects 3.5 Million Dirhams In the Fight Against Corruption

July 23, 2015: TIME How Good Government Can Beat Bad Debt

June 17, 2015: The New York Times Put Lawyers Where They're Needed

June 4, 2015: The Hindu India Shines In Rule of Law

June 4, 2015: Reforma Country Ranks In The Basement Of Justice

June 3, 2015: The Economist Law Comes First

June 3, 2015: Reuters Global Poll Asks Are Politicians More Corrupt Than Police, Local Bureaucrats?

June 3, 2015: Hurriyet The Rule of Law in Turkey Fell 21 Places List, Was Ranked 80th

June 2, 2015: The Guardian Global Ranking On Corruption and Justice Aims To Promote Good Governance

June 2, 2015: All Africa Liberia Ranks 83 of 102 Nations in Rule of Law Performance

June 2, 2015: O Globo Brazilan Corruption Worsening According to the World Justice Project Rule of Law Index

June 2, 2015: Phnom Penh Post Rule of Law Rank Near Bottom

June 2, 2015: Aujourd'hui Rule of Law Index 2015: Morocco is there a rule of law?

April 14, 2015: International Business Times Canada Honoured: Gets 7th Rank In Open Government Index From A List Of 100 Countries

April 10, 2015: Sinchew Open Government Index Ranked Malaysia 88

April 10, 2015: Daily Telegraph Mapped: The World's Most Open Governments

April 4, 2015: The Globe and Mail  Mexico's Many Reforms Face Steep Climbs

April 1, 2015: Hurriyet We Were Unable To Participate

March 31, 2015: Madagascar Tribune Madagascar Ranked 74th Out Of 102 Countries

March 30, 2015: KP Moldova In The Top Fifty In Open Government Rankings

March 30, 2015: Camnews Ranked Lowest in the Open Government Report

March 27, 2015: El Periodico The Government of PP, The Space With The Least Openness In The Region

March 27, 2015: O Globo Less Than Half the World's Population Knows of Open Government Laws

March 27, 2015: Interpress News Georgia Assesed As First Country In Region In Terms Of Open Governance

March 27, 2015: Telquel 28% Of Moroccans Say They Have Paid A Bribe For Information

March 27, 2015: PTI News India 37 Out Of 102 Countries In Open Govt Index

March 27, 2015: Asiaone Singapore Ranks 25th For Government Openness

March 27, 2015: The Phnom Penh Post Cambodia Near Bottom In Gov't Openness Index

March 27, 2015: Aujoud'hui Right of Access To Information: 8 Of 10 Moroccans Do Not Kow Their Rights

March 26, 2015: Animal Politico Mexico Occupies The 42nd Position Globally In Open Government, 102 Countries Were Measured

March 26, 2015: Reforma Mexico in the Open Government Report

March 26, 2015: Business Times Singapore Has 6th Most Open Govt In East Asia, Pacific Region; Report

March 26, 2015: The Zimbabwean WJP Open Government Index

March 26, 2015: Haberler Turkey Ranked 82nd Out of 102 Nations In WJP's Open Government Index

March 26, 2015: Clarin Argentina, Ranking 44th In Access To Information

March 26, 2015: The Times of India India 37th Among 102 Countries On Transparency List; US Ranked 11th

March 6, 2015: Financial Times Mexico Plagued By ‘Incredulity and Distrust’, Admits President

February 19, 2015: Modern Ghana New Judicial Integrity Initiative Launched By IBA President

February 7, 2015: Kompas Longing for Law Enforcement

February 5, 2015: Animal Politico Our Constitution: Reason to Celebrate?

January 28, 2015: Foreign Policy Heroic Villains

January 3, 2015: Wall Street Journal Singapore Aims to Outpace Hong Kong in Arbitrating Disputes

January 1, 2015: Forbes The U.S. Economy In 2015: Challenges And Opportunities

December 21, 2014: South China Morning Post China Must Fight Corruption, One City At A Time

December 2, 2014: New York Times China Slips in Corruption Perceptions Report

November 13, 2014: AllAfrica Botswana: Rule of Law Cornerstone of National Development

November 7, 2014: Winnipeg Free Press The Other Side of the Berlin Wall (article by WJP board chair William C. Hubbard)

November 3, 2014: MalayMail The End of Trust? Protests Leave Hong Kong Police in the Spotlight

November 1, 2014: CNBC Protests Batter Hong Kong Police Reputation, Morale

October 31, 2014: CNN Mexico The Mexican State, Repressive or Weak?

September 25, 2014: El Tiempo When Dignity Is Lost

September 23, 2014: Gulf News The UAE: The Best Place To Live

September 18, 2014: Daily Independant As Mukhtar Bows Out Honourably

September 15, 2014: Kurir Young Country, Mature Democracy

August 10, 2014: Eleven Myanmar Myanmar Gets Poor Ranking For Justice In Global Survey

July 2, 2014: El Universal What is the Rule of Law?

July 1, 2014: China Daily Great Experiment, Great Success

June 26, 2014: Chicago Tribune Hong Kong Lawyers March in Protest Against Perceived China Meddling

June 22, 2014: The National UAE Ranks High For Order And Security For Residents

May 17, 2014: Times of India Can Modia Pass the First Governance Test?

May 15, 2014: El Pais Chile and the Trap of Middle-Income Countries

May 6, 2014: El Universal Pena Forum on Security and Justice Begun

May 1, 2014: The Straits Times Most Think S'pore Will Deal With Corrupt Officials: Poll

April 14, 2014: All Africa Nigeria: Sanusi and the Unfinished Nigerian Story

April 14, 2014: Meta Ukraine criticized for its disregard for human rights

April 3, 2014: El Nuevo Herald The Price of Peace

March 28, 2014: Korea JoongAng Daily Chairman of Antigraft Unit Wraps Trip to United States

March 17, 2014: Business Recorder Pakistani legal system among the worst

March 12, 2014: Rijksoverheid First parliamentary debate on the rule of law

March 11, 2014: The Copenhagen Post Demark tops rule of law index

March 8, 2014: The Daily Star Bangladesh ranks 92nd in rule of law index

March 7, 2014: TIME Want Justice? Try Scandinavia

March 7, 2014: The Atlantic Highly Educated Countries Have Better Governments

March 7, 2014: CNN Money In El Salvador, a Glimmer of Hope for a Stronger Economy

March 7, 2014: Christian Science Monitor Venezuela: Why Are Brushes with Crime So Pervasive? 

March 7, 2014: Sri Lanka Broadcasting Corporation Sri Lanka ranks first among South Asian countries in the Rule of Law Index 2014

March 7, 2014: International Business Times United States Justice System Falls Behind That Of Other High Income Nations 

March 6, 2014: Irawaddy Magazine Burma Fares Poorly in Global Rule of Law Gauge

March 6, 2014: Forbes Top 10 Countries Where Justice Prevails

March 6, 2014: O Globo ONG indica um ano de deterioração dos direitos na Venezuela

March 6, 2014: Clarín Argentina quedó en el puesto 83 en un ranking mundial sobre seguridad

March 6, 2014: South China Morning Post Hong Kong's Rule of Law Ranks 16th in the World

March 6, 2014: Phnom Penh Post Low Ranking for Rule of Law

March 6, 2014: Hurriyet Turkey 59th among 99 countries

March 6, 2014: The Straits Times Singapore Ranked Second-Safest Country in Study

March 6, 2014: La Nacion Country Ranked Poorly on Safety

March 5, 2014: Thomson Reuters People Surveyed Say They Feel Safer, Though Trust in Rule of Law Wanes

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Press Releases

October 20, 2016: Denmark Tops Rule of Law Ranking; Venezuela Bottom Performer Out of 113 Countries

June 2, 2015: World Justice Project Release WJP Rule of Law Index 2015 Scores and Rankings for 102 Countries Worldwide

May 6, 2015: World Justice Project Rates East Asian Countries On Open Government Performance

March 26, 2015: World Justice Project Releases New Index Measuring Government Openness From General Public's Perspective

March 31, 2014: World Justice Project Announces 2014 World Justice Challenge Grant Recipients

March 5, 2014: WJP Rule of Law Index 2014 Surveys 99 Countries on Government Accountability, Crime, Fundamental Rights, Access to Justice, and More

July 13, 2013: World Justice Forum IV Concludes with Record Results; Launch of New Initiatives to Advance Rule of Law Worldwide

July 11, 2013: The World Justice Project Honors Shirin Ebadi and BRAC for Visionary Leadership in Advancing the Rule of Law

July 8, 2013: Global Leaders Gather at the World Justice Forum IV to Advance the Rule of Law Worldwide

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