Our work in Africa includes legal education reform, judicial reform, access to justice and women's rights programs.

Featured project

Featured project

Democratic Republic of Congo

The American Bar Association Rule of Law Initiative (ABA ROLI) works alongside government and civil society partners to both strengthen government institutions—with a focus on the justice system—and reinforce people’s capacity to demand justice and accountability, two basic components of sustainable peace.

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Join us in promoting the rule of law. Your support allows ABA ROLI to help build sustainable institutions and societies that deliver justice, foster economic opportunity, and ensure respect for human dignity.

Fighting Against Impunity in the DRC: Historic Conviction of an Armed Group Commander

Regional council

Our council members share a wide range of experiences and competencies and support our commitment to promote justice, economic opportunity and human dignity through the rule of law.

Paulette Brown (Chair)
Benjamin J. Davis
Darwyn P. Fair
Margaret Satterthwaite
Emilia Siwingwa
Dr. Artika R. Tyner

Special Advisor
Hon. Solomon Oliver, Jr.