Insights

The latest from the Innovating Justice Forum, our bloggers, our projects and our publications. Selected to have impact on the way you work.

  • Justice Leadership Group: Leadership for positive change

    Justice Leadership Group: Leadership for positive change 27 November 2014

    HiiL Innovating Justice and the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs are pleased to announce the public launch of the Justice Leadership Group on Friday 28 November at Johan de Witthuis in The Hague, Netherlands.

  • "If the justice system does not allow changes, we will then change that system"

    "If the justice system does not allow changes, we will then change that system" 27 November 2014

    Around the world, legal systems and legal professionals, as well as social entrepreneurs are challenged with delivering more justice, to more people but with fewer resources. Innovations in the ready-made garment industry are helping global supply chains with the growing pressure of providing stable and fair conditions to its workers. We need more innovators who are up to the task. Governments, corporations and NGOs also need to learn how to work with them to strengthen their effectiveness, impact and return on investment.

  • The complex reality of the living wage

    The complex reality of the living wage 25 November 2014

    This week I met a young woman named Shimu here in Dhaka. A single mother, Shimu works long hours at a garment factory while her ailing mother cares for her daughter. She brings home just over the recently increased monthly minimum wage of 5300 Taka (or $68). 

  • A Global Agenda and the challenge of managing it

    A Global Agenda and the challenge of managing it 17 November 2014

    This week I attended the Summit on the Global Agenda of the World Economic Forum (WEF). It’s an annual event – my fourth – that brings together over 80 Global Agenda Councils, each built around global challenges ranging from cities, unemployment, finance, and data for development, to the automotive industry, justice and specific regions, like Africa. I was there as vice-chair of the Justice Council and member of the meta-council on New Architecture of Global Governance.

  • 5th Annual Innovating Justice Forum - Latest updates!

    5th Annual Innovating Justice Forum - Latest updates! 22 October 2014

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  • Meet our Finalists: Living Wage Innovation Challenge and Innovating Justice Awards 2014

    Meet our Finalists: Living Wage Innovation Challenge and Innovating Justice Awards 2014 21 October 2014

    Following a tough selection process, the online voting round and wildcard selections: our finalists for the Living Wage Innovation Challenge and the Innovating Justice Awards have been chosen! Allow us to introduce you to the finalists from each of our three categories, the Living Wage Innovation Challenge, Innovative Ideas and Successful Innovations; and give you a snapshot of their innovations.

    Would you like to meet and work with these innovators at the Innovating Justice Forum in the Peace Palace? Contact us!