Access to justice not only ensures citizens can fully participate in their society—it’s also a key pillar of equitable development.
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In Colombia, where offending the wrong people has been getting journalists killed for decades, the power of satire is that much more cherished.
Brazil has achieved historic reductions in poverty. Now, the country has identified improved public safety as a way toward sustainable development.
Five years after Port-au-Prince was devastated, a new photography book documents one of its most famous streets.
At a ceremony in the largest public park in Port-au-Prince, Haiti’s former prime minister reflected on the city’s progress—and the many tasks ahead.
The hurdles facing the prosecution of a former military dictator on genocide charges show the complexities of coming to terms with horrific crimes of the past.
A newly released document from the investigation into the 2010–11 massacres of migrants in San Fernando paints a picture of official connections to organized crime.
An Inter-American Court decision addresses abuses committed by the military in the aftermath of a bloody siege at Colombia’s main court building in 1985.
Strengthening public access to information in Mexico should support true democratic oversight of police, investigative, and prosecutorial authorities.
In many countries, governments reward loyal media with millions in advertising revenue and, in doing so, stifle critical information.
After being found in breach of its treaty commitments, the Dominican Republic has decided to walk away from the Inter-American Court of Human Rights.