University General Assembly 1


Therese Friis

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Position paper

The rule of law is essential to protect human rights. Strengthening the rule of law is needed to address existing issues of criminal justice related to the police, courthouses and prisons. Ensuring justice for children and combating all forms of violence against women through the rule of law is also of great importance. The United Nations (UN) General Assembly has already taken numerous efforts to strengthening the rule of law by adopting it in its resolutions. The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crimes support member states in criminal justice reforms. UN has explicitly addressed the importance of str...