Judiciary goes digital, embraces e-justice

published in 9.2017 by New Vision Uganda Judiciary goes digital, embraces e-justice

By Hillary Nsambu

..."The justice system is further faced with many other constraints in service delivery that include lack of modern ICT equipment and reliance on manual processes; low budgetary support to sector institutions; limited legal reference materials; poor remuneration and conditions of service for judicial officers and other staff within the institutions; limited knowledge of the law and human rights by the majority population, among others,” Katureebe further said.

He said that a report by The Hague Institute for Innovation and the Law (HIIL) on justice needs 2016 also revealed that 88% of Ugandans experienced difficulty in accessing justice in the past four years with land and family cases being rated as the top two most critical disputes."

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