The Rule of Law as a Driver of Change

The Rule of Law as a Driver of Change

Following is the keynote address by José Ramos-Horta to a conference on Peace and Security in the City of The Hague, 2 April 2014. The title of the speech was Constructing the Global Agenda, The Rule of Law as a Driver of Change. The conference was organized by the...

Five Months in

Fast forward. I’m now into my fifth month here, much of the time spent in many different capitals. The political process is moving slowly, maybe too slowly, for a country that is literally bankrupt, with serious social problems – teachers without salaries...