November 2023

The Hague-based Dutch Foundation Microjustice4All, known as Microjustice, was established in 1996 with a mission to champion the Legal Protection of marginalized individuals and disaster victims. With over 25 years of hands-on experience in providing legal aid, Microjustice has evolved to develop the Global Legal Rights Protection Barometer and country-specific digital Legal Aid Platforms. In its pursuit to advocate for Legal Rights Protection for All, Microjustice has introduced the Legal Rights Protection Barometer, often referred to as the Barometer. Unlike conventional top-down analyses of judicial system effectiveness, the Barometer takes a user-centric approach, evaluating how easy or challenging it is

Marriage, an institution celebrated across cultures, carries not only emotional significance but also profound legal implications. However, in countries where traditions and customs are deeply rooted in society, understanding these legal nuances can be a complex journey. This exploration delves into the transformative potential of Microjustice's Legal Rights Protection Barometer report, a tool designed to scan, monitor, and enhance access to justice in alignment with the United Nations Sustainable Development Goal 16. Microjustice's Approach: A Methodical Insight Microjustice's mission extends beyond borders, advocating for justice and legal rights for all, including vulnerable groups such as refugees, migrants, and marginalized communities. The heart