Strengthening the Rule of Law : Enhancing Effective and Transparent Delivery of Justice and Rule-Making


Project Summary

Approval Date 11 Jun 2014
Signature Date 11 Jun 2014
Sovereign / Non-Sovereign Sovereign
Sector Multi-Sector
DAC Sector Code 43010
Commitment U.A 1,764,835.33
Status Implementation

Project General Description

The present project is entitled: "Strengthening the Rule of Law : Enhancing Effective and Transparent Delivery of Justice and Rule-Making". It should contribute to consolidating the rule of law and enhancing an enabling business environment. The project aims to design and implement an automated case management system for the Court of Cassation (CC); build capacity of CC staff to use new systems; reduce case delays and improve the provision of judicial services to the public. It should alsopermit a work with the Ministry of Justice (MoJ) to build capacities in legislative drafting and inclusion in the rule-making process comprising activities such as training, technical assistance, peer exchanges, secondments and study tours and IT solutions. The present operation comprises three components, namely: (i) supporting the efficient and effective delivery of justice by the CC; (ii) support transparent and participatory rule making at the MoJ; (iii) project management and monitoring. It should be implemented over a period of 3 years.

Project Objectives

Overall the project aims at contributing to consolidating the rule of law and enhancing an enabling business environment through (i) enhancing efficiency and effectiveness in the delivery of justice and (ii) strengthening transparency and participation in the rule-making process.

Beneficiaries

The main beneficiaries of the project are: the Government of the Arab Republic of Egypt, the Ministry of Justice, and the populations.

Participating Organization

Funding
MENA Transition Fund
Extending
Government of Egypt
Implementing
Ministry of Justice and the Court of Cassation

Information

IATI identifier 46002-G-EG-KZ0-ZZZ-001
Last Update 31 Oct 2019

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Contact Details

Name Carina Sugden
Email c.sugden@afdb.org

Geographic Location

Country Egypt