James Goldston: ‘Make Rule of Law a Development Goal’

Writing for the Council on Foreign Relations’ new Special Series on Global Justice, OSJI Executive Director Jim Goldston calls for inclusion of rule of law in the post-2015 development agenda. “Scholars and practitioners have come to see the rule of law and development as equally important elements in improving quality of life,” he explains. When it comes to setting development targets, “The rule of law is no less important to development than education and public health.”

February 21, 2014 | Namati