Who We Are

New-Rule is a small, woman owned business dedicated to big results in rule of law (ROL), human rights, and democracy and governance. Drawing on decades of experience in the field, the New-Rule Team is committed to converting lessons-identified to lessons-applied.  ... more

New-Rule Paradigm

Legal and Judicial Traditions

  What We Do

New-Rule specializes in the provision of a full range of ROL, human rights, and democracy and governance technical services. We connect people, companies, and organizations in collaborative ventures that provide everything from a discrete service to a winning team. ... more

Monitoring And Evaluation
Doctrine and Strategy Development

  • In July 2018, New-Rule expert police adviser, Gen. Ameyi Celestin Guidimey, supported the Roadmaps to Security in Senegal and Burkina Faso program providing expertise on democratic policing and law enforcement.
  • In June 2018, New-Rule, in conjunction with PartnersGlobaland a long-standing local coalition of Nigerian organizations – Partners West Africa Nigeria, CLEEN Foundation, Public Private Development Centre, and BudgIT launched Promoting Civil Society Participation in Anti-Corruption Efforts in Nigeria (ACCESS Nigeria). Grounded in the evidence-based local priorities of our coalition members and experience on what has worked most effectively to address corruption in Nigeria and globally, ACCESS Nigeria provides a targeted approach that builds on existing efforts and leverages strategic openings for reforms at the national, state and local levels.
  • May 2018, New-Rule, in conjunction with PartnersGlobal, the Network of University Legal Aid Institutions (NULAI), and Partners West Africa–Nigeria (PWAN) launched Reforming Pretrial Detention in Kuje Prison Project (Reform Kuje). The goal of this project is to improve and institutionalize a cycle of detainee registration, representation, and processing, which will model and bolster Nigerian rule of law and respect for international human rights.