The latest from the Innovating Justice Forum, our bloggers, our projects and our publications. Selected to have impact on the way you work.
19 December 2014
2015 has been declared the International Year of Evaluation. This is good news for us. In this
postI will try to quantify the work from HiiL’s Measuring & Evaluation team from over the past year. We measured justice in many different places around the world. From The Netherlands to Indonesia, we believe these figures are a great headway towards 2015, the International Year of Evaluation.
17 December 2014
The 2014 Innovating Justice Forum
set outto map opportunities, connect new partners strengthen innovations and learn from innovators.
15 December 2014
By law, all people of Nepal are equal. In 1963, the
centuries oldcaste system was declared obsolete and was abolished. The reality, however, is somewhat different. Inequalities, social practices and sheer poverty reinforce the rigid caste system which assigns the people to categories by the virtue of birth, and largely predefines their development and possibilities.
11 December 2014
Roger Smith published a new report in which he provides an initial review of the Rechtwijzer 2.0 application that we developed for the Dutch Legal Aid Board, and currently configuring for the Legal Services Society in British Columbia. It is encouraging to have such a distinguished access to justice researcher qualify it as “the cutting edge in delivery of legal services on the internet”.
01 December 2014
There is a great saying attributed to Lao Tzu: “A leader is best when people barely know he exists, when his work is done, his aim fulfilled, and they say we did it ourselves.”
This sentence embodies leadership in the justice sector really well.
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
Witthuisin The Hague, Netherlands.