In our second year as an independent 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, we expanded the WJP Rule of Law Index® to cover 66 countries and jurisdictions, held our World Justice Forum III in which we presented the inaugural World Justice Project Rule of Law Award to Arthur Chaskalson and Aruna Roy, and expanded the network of leaders working together to strengthen the rule of law.

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After a year of hard work – we have the big data: 1.6 million laws and regulations from 85 countries in English; from which 750,000 laws and regulations are machine translated from 26 languages; and 250,000 technical standards provided by ANSI.

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Voices of Youth

For many, 2016 was a tough year for the rule of law, peace, and equity. We saw war destroy lives in Syria and beyond, a migrant and refugee crisis in Europe, growing concerns about police discrimination in the US, and outrageous acts of corruption and violence worldwide. But there were also many inspiring stories over the past twelve months. 

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