About Us

NCSC provides technical assistance, training and technology to enhance justice systems and services around the world. We work with government, civil society, and development partners to create more accountable institutions and expand access to justice. We have worked in more than 70 countries around the world. We are currently active in more than 30 countries.

Practice Areas

  • Judicial Governance
  • Judicial Education
  • Professional Development
  • Judicial Administration
  • Court Technology
  • Access to Justice
  • Ethics, Integrity, and Anticorruption
  • Criminal Justice
  • Transnational and Organized Crime
  • Juvenile Justice

We welcome the interest of experts from the U.S. and around the world. The first step: register your expert profile with NCSC

  • Costa Rican Delegation visits NCSC Members of the Costa Rican Delegation visited NCSC headquarters June 20 to learn about best practices in court administration and governance and problem-solving courts and evidence based practices in juvenile justice systems.
  • Guyana: Trial Advocacy Training In April 2018, NCSC and the National Institute for Trial Advocacy Training (NITA), conducted a 3-day, Trial Advocacy workshop for the Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions. read more
  • Panama: Developing the Skills of At-Risk Youth NCSC implements program on continuing educational and marketplace opportunities for at-risk youth. read more
  • Bangladesh: Promoting Access to Justice for All NCSC participates in celebration of National Legal Aid Day. read more

Highlights and Updates

Caribbean: Building Capacity for Trial Advocacy 
Police Prosecutors develop trial advocacy skills

Honduras: Introducing Comprehensive Prosecutorial Training
New NCSC program designs training plan and course curricula for Honduran prosecutors

Tunisia: Intensive Financial Investigative Training Cycle
NCSC strengthens the specialized arm of the Tunisian judiciary to prosecute corruption

Bangladesh: Evaluating Training and Professional Development Opportunities
NCSC interviews key counterterrorism and anti-money-laundering stakeholders

Kosovo: Improving Legal Literacy in Traditionally Vulnerable Communities 
NCSC reaches out to minority communities on legal rights and resources

Lebanon: Improving Court Archiving
NCSC assesses current court archiving capacities to determine program roadmap

Panama: Empowering Civil Society to Support Accountable Institutions
NCSC inaugurates workshop series on capacity building for grassroots organizations

Nicaragua: Improving Outcomes for Young People 
Providing support to leave gang-life behind

Tunisia: Successful Replication of Best Practices
NCSC Model Courts display knowledge and skills gained during workshops

Tunisia: Supporting INLUCC’s ability to investigate asset declarations
NCSC and INLUCC inaugurate five new regional offices

West Virginia: Mock Prison Riot
NCSC supports Caribbean law enforcement compete in a mock prison riot