Justice Susan Glazebrook, President-Elect of the IAWJ, Spoke at a CSW Side Event on “Women Delivering Justice: Achieving Gender Parity in the Justice Sector”
Justice Susan Glazebrook, Judge of the Supreme Court of New Zealand and President-Elect of the IAWJ, spoke at the virtual 65th Session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) Side Event on “Women Delivering Justice: Achieving Gender Parity in the Justice Sector“. Justice Glazebrook spoke generally about the contributions gender parity in the justice sector provides to society as well as
The World Bank, in Collaboration with the IAWJ, Hosted a Virtual Tribute Event in Honor of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg
The discussion featured, among others: Ms. Anne Goldstein, IAWJ Director of Training and Curriculum Development, Professor Judith Resnik, Member of the IAWJ Board of Managerial Trustees and Arthur Liman Professor of Law at Yale Law School, Justice Martha Koome, IAWJ Member and Judge in the Court of Appeal of Kenya. The video recording of the event is available here.
The UNODC Global Judicial Integrity Network hosted two webinars. The video recordings of these webinars are now available below: The Use of Artificial Intelligence in the Administration of Justice, featuring Professor Karen Yeung Interdisciplinary Professorial Fellow in Law, Ethics, and Informatics at the University of Birmingham in the School of Law and the School of Computer Science. The Investigation of Judicial Misconduct, featuring
Addressing Domestic Violence During the COVID-19 Pandemic This month, the IAWJ hosted three webinar discussions in English, Spanish, and French regarding ways we can deal with the growing number of domestic violence cases. IAWJ members from all over the world talked about various initiatives aimed at ensuring the safety of victims during the pandemic. The English discussion featured: Judge Vanessa Ruiz (Opening Speaker),
Two years have passed since our 2018 IAWJ International Biennial Conference in Argentina. It is for this reason that we would like to share a few memories of that wonderful experience.
The Association of Women Judges of Argentina (AMJA) Hosted a Panel to Discuss Women’s Rights in the Judiciary
According to Diario Panorama, the Association of Women Judges of Argentina (AMJA) organized a panel discussion for women of different professions to share personal and professional experiences and raise awareness of the necessity to defend access to equal rights and opportunities for women in the judiciary.
The Yemen Women Judges Forum Held a Workshop about the Harmonization of the CEDAW Agreement with National Legislation
The Yemen Women Judges Forum held a workshop related to the harmonization of the CEDAW agreement with national legislation which took place in the city of Taiz on 14 March 14, 2020, in the presence of judges, academics and attorneys. The other parallel component of the activity was related to the Child Agreement that was held in the city of Sana’a on February
The IAWJ attended and actively participated in the Second High-Level Meeting of the Global Judicial Integrity Network in Doha, Qatar
On February 25-26, UNODC convened a High-Level Meeting of the Global Judicial Integrity Network in Doha, Qatar, attended by more than 700 participants from 118 countries and 50 judicial associations and organizations, including IAWJ. The meeting focused on the “Past, Present, Future” of the Network, in particular, its work on emerging judicial integrity issues relating to gender, social media, and artificial intelligence. IAWJ members featured
Launch of a Report on Justice and Accountability in Guatemala by the International Legal Assistance Consortium (ILAC) Washington, DC, USA | On October 10, the IAWJ, together with the International Legal Assistance Consortium (ILAC), the American Bar Association’s Rule of Law Initiative (ABA Roli), the National Center for State Courts (NCSC), and the International Association of Prosecutors (IAP) launched ILAC’s latest Rule of
Washington, DC | From November 5-9, twenty IAWJ Member judges joined us for this year’s World Bank: Law, Justice, and Development Week.