ICCE Newsletters

May 2024

This issue examines the promise and challenges of AI in leveling the scales of justice, and how the Judiciary of Guam has adopted online solutions.


June 2023

This issue includes the launch of Judiciaries Worldwide, an update on the Inaugural Member Forum held in May 2023, and details on the expansion of the ASEAN-IFCE Resource Network.


May 2022

This issue includes leadership transition news, more details on the March 2022 International Conference on Court Excellence,  a tribute to Chief Judge Richard Magnus of the Singapore State Courts, a new Chinese translation of the IFCE Framework, and more news and member updates.


(November 2021)

Issue Number 14

This issue includes details on the 2022 International Conference on Court Excellence, the inaugural IFCE Train-the Trainer Workshop for ASEAN jurisdictions, and more.


(February 2021)

Issue Number 13

This issue includes Consortium news, updates concerning pandemic challengers and the IFCE Colloquium, the new ICCE court scoring system, and the Third Edition of the Global Measures of Court Performance.


(July 2020)

Special Issue

This issue includes the background to the development of the Third Edition of the IFCE, an explanation of the changes made including the self-assessment process and the simplified scoring methodology.


(January 2020)

Issue Number 13

This issue includes a summary of recent developments, including updates from Qatar International Court and Dispute Resolution Centre and the Courts Administration Authority of South Australia. The newsletter also provides an update on the forthcoming 3rd Edition of the International Framework for Court Excellence, which is due to be released in coming months.


(February 2019)

Issue Number 12

This issue includes a summary of recent developments, including updates from Thailand and Malaysia, a report on the DIFC Courts and the ICCE conference, and an article on the topic of judicial well-being from Chief Judge Jan-Marie Doogue of the District Court of New Zealand.


(August 2018)

Issue Number 11

This issue includes an interview with Dan Hall, Chair of the ICCE Executive Committee, news about regional forums in Columbia, Sri Lanka, and Singapore. The newsletter also contains feature articles from Indonesia and the District Court of New Zealand.


(September 2017)

Issue Number 10

This issue includes  international updates from Indonesia, Singapore, and Dubai, and a feature article on the 2019 IFCE Assessment to be conducted by the District Court of New Zealand.


(August 2017)

Issue Number 9

This issue includes a report on the NACM-IACA conference, a membership update, an update from the Executive Committee, a list of new publications including the Second Edition of the Global Measures of Court Performance, and more.


(January 2017)

Issue Number 8

This issue includes a membership update, notes on new resources, international updates from Namibia and a feature article on Achieving Court Excellence from Hon. Justice Brian J. Preston and Ms. Joanne Gray.


(July 2016)

Issue Number 7

This issue includes a report on the 11th IACA Conference, a summary of new publications including The International Framework for Court Excellence and Therapeutic Jurisprudence: Creating Excellent Courts and Enhancing Wellbeing, and updates from New Zealand and Costa Rica.


(April 2016)

Issue Number 6

This issue includes the expansion of the ICCE Executive Committee, a membership update, the latest ICCE publications, new resources that have been added to the ICCE website and recent events.


(October 2015)

Issue Number 5

This issue includes updates from the District Courts of New Zealand, the NCSC and Dubai International Financial Centre Courts and feature article from Elizabeth Wiggins, Mira GurArie and Judge Jeremy Fogel from the Federal Judicial Center on the importance of judicial performance feedback.


(May 2015)

Issue Number 4

This issue includes updates for the Pacific Islands and Ukraine, and feature articles from Chief Justice Marilyn Warren of the Supreme Court of Victoria (Australia) and Chief Justice Robert J. Torres of the Supreme Court of Guam.


(September 2014)

Issue Number 3

This issue includes updates for Australia, the United States, New Zealand and Singapore, and a special welcome for the Judiciary of the Republic of the Marshall Islands.


(December 2012-Present)

Past Issues of the ICCE Newsletter Are Still Available

Additional information on past developments is available through the ICCE Newsletter. Please see below for .pdf downloads of these publications.


Issue 2, December 2011:
English | Spanish
Issue 1, April 2011: English