Tetra Tech uses innovative and effective approaches to strengthen justice systems in challenging environments. Drawing on decades of international experience, our experts have a thorough understanding of the justice sector operating environment in our partner countries and engage closely with institutional leadership in planning and implementing appropriate reform activities. We provide technical assistance, training, and mentoring to modernize courts, prosecution, and law enforcement functions. Tetra Tech recognizes that stronger, more efficient justice sector institutions lead to greater public trust and confidence, thereby increasing economic growth.
Tetra Tech focuses on fostering cooperation and coordination among justice sector institutions. Fragmented justice systems obstruct cohesive strategic planning and overall efficiency in the sector. Tetra Tech implements successful and sustainable interventions that bring together these often competing elements.
We focus on creating efficiency and transparency in the justice system’s foundational sectors—prosecutorial, defense, and police—to earn public respect and confidence. Introducing automation and appropriate technology can streamline court, prosecutorial, and law enforcement functions to provide greater transparency and accountability. We also provide essential, comprehensive training for institutional leadership.
Tetra Tech’s approach supports justice sector improvements including:
Tetra Tech’s winning strategy often involves the use of pilot programs to test, evaluate, and replicate methods on a larger scale. Our teams also provide expertise to support changes to underpinning laws, rules, regulations, and policies to enable successful justice sector transformations.
Improving access to justice for disabled persons in Côte d’Ivoire
Improving access to justice and advancing the rights of people with disabilities
Supporting developing countries to implement transparent, accountable government systems
Providing legal services and increasing access to justice for internally displaced persons in Iraq
Supporting the rule of law through strengthened advocacy and citizen participation
Improving judicial administration, accountability, and access to justice services while building citizens’ confidence that the court system can work for them
Building a fair and effective justice system to increase citizen security and foster the rule of law
Strengthening the capacity of the Palestinian Authority to modernize its criminal justice institutions to provide its citizens with fairer and more transparent prosecutions
Strengthening the operating environment for journalists and human rights defenders