Highlights and Updates
Eastern Caribbean, March 2014 - Reforming Juvenile Justice Systems:
The Organization of Eastern Caribbean States has turned to NCSC to assist in juvenile justice reform in six OECS Member States—Antigua and Barbuda, Dominica, Grenada, St. Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, and St. Vincent and the Grenadines.
Dominican Republic, February 2014 - Exchanging Experience in Access Transparency:
NCSC visited the Dominican Republic in follow-up to a fellowship and exchange program initiated through the Department of State’s Legislative Transparency Fellows Program.
Honduras, March 2014 - Strengthening Citizen Security:
NCSC supported local counterparts in events honoring Farmer’s Day through new and innovative approaches to justice and security in agricultural communities.
Kosovo, January 2014 - Promoting Ethics in the Practice of Law:
A new Disciplinary Regulation of the Kosovo Bar Association establishes a more efficient and transparent disciplinary system to enforce ethics and standards of conduct among members.
Nigeria, March 2014 - Automating Case Management:
NCSC Experts met with the National Judicial Council of Nigeria and software vendors in Abuja to plan and coordinate activities development of court case management software.
Nigeria, February 2014 - Facilitating Access to Justice For All:
NCSC Court Administration Advisor, Bob Wily, holds follow-up case management trainings and workshops for court beneficiaries from Lagos and Enugu.
Uganda, February 2014 - Promoting Conflict-Sensitive Media:
Ugandan journalists received training on conflict-sensitive reporting.