IDLO is tackling this challenge of FS with partners in the World Bank’s Global Forum on Law, Justice and Development. A consortium led by the Organization will develop an assessment tool to assist strengthen national legal frameworks to respond to this emerging challenge. The tool will be tested in Uganda in the course of 2015.
The initiative was jointly conceived and coordinated by four organizations: the World Bank, the International Development Law Organization (IDLO), the O'Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law at Georgetown University, and the United Nations Interregional Crime and Justice Research Institute (UNICRI). The National Drug Authority of the Government of Uganda partnered with the four organizations to ensure a successful pilot.