December 22, 2020

The Effects of Organized Crime and Corruption on the Integrity and Independence of the Judiciary

As part of the 10th session of the COP to the UNTOC, a panel was organized with the UN Special Rapporteur on the Independence of Judges and Lawyers, Diego Garcia-Sayan, on the effects of organized crime on judicial integrity.

December 22, 2020

How to Train Judges during a Pandemic

The Global Judicial Integrity Network hosted a panel discussion with William Brunson of the National Judicial College of the U.S., Judge Vinette Beverlin Graham Allen and Judge Marva McDonald Bishop of the Judiciary of Jamaica

December 17, 2020

Transparency Techniques to Strengthen the Resilience of the Judiciary

The Global Judicial Integrity Network hosted a discussion on open justice at the 2020 International Anti-Corruption Conference.

October 5, 2020

The Global Judicial Integrity Network: Innovation in Judicial Training

Judge Sandra Oxner of the Commonwealth Judicial Education Institute (CJEI) discusses innovative judicial training techniques. This includes tips to motivate judges to participate, as well as how to assess participants' retention of the course material.

August 10, 2020

Financial Disclosure Systems for Judges

This webinar provides a unique opportunity to advance the debate on financial disclosure systems, exchange experiences and good practices and learn from jurisdictions that have introduced financial disclosure systems for their judges.

July 21, 2020

UNODC Explains: Corruption and its impact on judicial integrity 

UNODC explains about corruption and its impact on judicial integrity Get the facts! Learn about the consequences of corruption within judiciary in the new episode of "@UNODC explains" Visit bit.ly/2DWAklr for more in-depth insights on UNODC 's support.

July 20, 2020

Eliminating Gender Bias and Stereotypes during Adjudicatory Processes

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. 

June 25, 2020

The Global Judicial Integrity Network: Access to Justice in Small Island Nations

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.