Gender bias manifests itself in many ways, both subtle and obvious. In some cases, the bias is so blatant and damaging to the integrity of the judicial system that disciplinary action is appropriate. In other cases, the bias may be unconscious and unarticulated, but still exert an improper influence over legal proceedings. While disciplinary action may not be warranted, it is important to recognize and address the threat that gender bias - even if unconscious - poses to judicial integrity and the fairness of judicial decisions.
Chief Justice Janice Pereira of the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court speaks with the Global Judicial Integrity Network about access to justice in small islands nations, with a particular focus on the current practices of the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court.
Chief Justice Wattanapan of the Supreme Court of Thailand speaks with the Global Judicial Integrity Network about the development of Thailand's system of specialized anti-corruption courts.
In this Global Judicial Integrity Network webinar, David Sachar of the Judicial Discipline and Disability Commission of the State of Arkansas (U.S.) discusses good practices for investigating judicial misconduct.
The first webinar hosted by the Global Judicial Integrity Network addressed Artificial Intelligence in the Administration of Justice. Guest speaker: Karen Yeung of the University of Birmingham.
Judge Fatima Al-Mal of Qatar speaks with the Global Judicial Integrity Network about her experiences as a female judge, as well as how to improve the representation of women in the judiciary.
Judge Gerhard Reissner of the International Association of Judges speaks with the Global Judicial Integrity Network about the work of international associations in raising awareness to counter threats to judicial independence.
Since 2018, the Global Judicial Integrity Network assists judiciaries across the globe in strengthening judicial integrity and preventing corruption in the justice sector. In less than two years of existence, the Network has become a global movement and a driving force for positive change in the judiciaries.