Articles in ‘Rule of Law’

New Rule of Law Program

May 27, 2014 | Issue 90

Stanford Law School’s Rule of Law Program is partnering with the American University of Iraq, Sulaimani (AUIS) to develop a pilot legal education project, the Iraq Legal Education Initiative (ILEI)—increasing to five the number of student-run projects in the program. Working collaboratively, the partners designed a program in which Stanford [...]

Legal Education in Afghanistan

May 31, 2011 | Issue 84

Founded in 2007 as a student-driven initiative, the Afghanistan Legal Education Project at Stanford Law School (ALEP) develops innovative legal curricula to help Afghanistan’s universities train the next generation of lawyers and leaders. In this profile, the group’s student co-directors, Rose Ehler and Daniel Lewis, and Stanford Law School Lecturer and Rule of Law Project Co-Director Erik Jenkens discuss the project’s progress, the group’s recent trip to Kabul, their collaboration with the American University of Afghanistan, and their plans for the future.

From Afghanistan to Bhutan to Timor-Leste

May 31, 2011 | Issue 84

This article accompanies the “In Focus” story “Legal Education in Afghanistan.” Over the course of four short years three innovative rule of law projects have launched at Stanford Law School and have become the centerpiece of its Rule of Law Program—with each project offering students the opportunity to engage in the [...]