Criminal Law Reform and Anti-Human Trafficking
The ABA Rule of Law Initiative (ABA ROLI) implemented its juvenile justice program in Nicaragua from August 2010–October 2011.
One of the Western Hemisphere’s poorest countries, Nicaragua is characterized by its low per capita income, uneven socioeconomic development and massive debt. Approximately 50% of Nicaraguan households live below the poverty line, and income disparity in Nicaragua ranks among the world’s worst. Such poverty and inequality add to a political and civic climate affected by corruption, violence and drug-related crime.Click here - Learn more