About CGR:

CGR is a forum for studies and debate on strategic and tactical issues related with good governance and the rule of law. It is a non-governmental civil society advocacy centre dedicated to reforms in the justice and governance sectors.

As an independent think tank, CGR sets its own agenda, publishing and disseminating its findings regularly for national and global audiences. Using an interdisciplinary approach, CGR brings together rule of law, justice and governance experts, researchers, and internationally renowned professionals to animate its debate and research activities.


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Jacinda Ardern, 42, fought back tears as she announced her resignation: “I know what this job takes, and I know that I no longer have enough in the tank to do it justice. It is that simple,” she said. New Zealand’s youngest prime…

Privilege corrupts

Privilege very easily breeds a sense of entitlement. And to paraphrase Lord Acton, enormous privilege corrupts enormously, in part because the very privileged are normally surrounded by people who would never dare tell them that they’re…