Articles in ‘Rule of Law’

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 [...]