World Justice Project (2006, Washington; 50 staff;

  • Supporting research on the meaning and measurement of the rule of law, and its role in economic, sociopolitical, and human development.
  • Produces the annual  Rule of Law Index, downloadable here, documenting across 8 factors how the rule of law is experienced and perceived in 126 countries and jurisdictions based on more than 120,000 household and 3,800 expert surveys.
  • Building engagement by developing a global network, organizing strategic convenings, and fostering practical, on-the-ground programs.

Leadership: Founder, Bill Neukom; Executive director, Elizabeth Anderson; Chairperson, William C. Hubbard