According to the United Nations, there are five billion people around the globe living outside the umbrella protections of the rule of law. As the LexisNexis Rule of Law Foundation, we are deeply committed to supporting the development of peaceful, equitable and prosperous societies, and advancing the rule of law.

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Rule of Law Equation

The rule of law is the foundation for the development of peaceful, equitable and prosperous societies. We believe there are four key areas that form the umbrella protection of the rule of law.

Areas of the Rule of Law Defined

The stronger each of these components are, the greater the rule of law.

LexisNexis® Rule of Law Impact Tracker

Data from the LexisNexis® Rule of Law Impact Tracker shows that when the rule of law is strong in a country, other positive social and economic factors within the country are also strong. The LexisNexis® Rule of Law Foundation is committed to building legal infrastructures to solve complex and deep-rooted problems in holistic ways to achive more robust outcomes and truly advance the rule of law.

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