The goals of justice, peace, and prosperity will not be achieved overnight. Strategies that aim to achieve a perfect state in a short time frame are doomed to failure. Rule of law approaches should be individualized for local context, and be nimble enough to adapt over time to advance these ambitious goals. Success will require drawing upon expertise from many practice areas and academic fields, and coordinating activities to maximize limited resources.
Stephanie E. Smith,
Comment: Trends and Challenges in Bringing Together ADR and the Rule of Law,
2011 J. Disp. Resol.
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