Promoting Democracy Under Law


  • advancing understanding of and respect for the rule of law
  • litigating in relation to institutional conduct in conflict with the rule of law
  • strengthening the independence of the judiciary
  • supporting the legal profession in serving the courts
  • enhancing understanding between legal role-players, the media and society at large
  • furthering legal education appropriate to the needs of constitutional democracy
  • protecting freedom of speech and freedom of the media concerning the administration of justice