World Justice Project Rule of Law Index 2014
Survey of 99 Countries on Government, Accountability, Crime, Fundamental Rights, and Access to Justice and More ranks New Zealand 6th.
The Index released 5 March 2014 relies on over 100,000 household and 2,400 expert surveys to measure
how the rule of law is experienced in everyday life around the world. Adherence is assessed using 47 indicators organized
around eight themes: constraints on government powers, absence of corruption, open government, fundamental rights, order and security, regulatory enforcement, civil justice, and criminal justice. More than 500 variables are computed to produce these indicators for every country.
For more information visit The World Justice Project.
Defence Inquiry Media Release
Transparency needed to support the integrity of our Defence Force 2 Apr, 2017
Corruption Perceptions Index 2016 TINZ media release
Transparency International’s 2016 Corruption Perception Index (TI CPI) has found that the New Zealand and Denmark public sectors are the least corrupt in the world. 25 Jan, 2017
TINZ OGP Submission
Transparency International New Zealand (TINZ) submitted recommendations for New Zealand’s second Open Government Partnership (OGP) National Action Plan (NAP). Among the recommendations were a call for more ambition in creating NAPs and developing channels of communication for improving engagement with citizens. 19 Aug, 2016