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Rebecca Duke is a senior associate in the Democracy and Governance Practice at Chemonics.

by Rebecca Duke

What Is People-Centered Justice Programming and Why Does it Matter To You?

People-centered justice (PCJ) is a rule of law approach that relies on the perspectives, needs, strengths, and expectations of the justice user to improve the quality of justice and reduce barriers to service delivery. It is an approach designed to fill the gaps of traditional, institution-focused programming that has left an estimated 5 billion people…