The DEJURE Foundation is a civic organization, created by experts and lawyers with the goal of promoting the rule of law and reforms in the sphere of justice in Ukraine. The name of the organization are the first letters of the words DEMOCRACY, JUSTICE, REFORMS creating DE JURE, a Latin phrase for "in accordance with the law." This reflects their philosophy: democracy in Ukraine is possible only with effective justice, the path for which lies in structural reform.
Areas of focus
Founder gender: All male
Leader gender: Female Leader(s) (2019): Iryna Shyba
Leader gender: Female