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Our People .

Senior Practice Associate, Democracy and Governance Rebecca Duke

Rebecca Duke is a senior practice associate in Chemonics’ democracy and governance practice. She specializes in rule of law and people-centered justice programs and research. Rebecca has a background in gender inclusion in governance and elections. She holds an M.A. in international security from the Josef Korbel School of International Studies and a B.A. in international studies and Spanish from Hanover College.

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…