The Advanced Workshop on State-Building and the Rule of Law builds on the State-Building and Rule of Law Seminar offered in the fall quarter. Enrollment is by consent and limited to students who successfully completed the fall seminar and are members of one of the three Rule of Law Projects: the Afghanistan Legal Education Project (ALEP), the Rwanda Law and Development Project (RLDP), or the the Iraq Legal Education Initiative (ILEI). Project members will undertake research, writing, and programmatic responsibilities to support the work of their respective local partners in Afghanistan, Rwanda and Iraqi Kurdistan. Elements used in grading: Class Participation, Attendance, Written Assignments. Automatic grading penalty waived for writers. Writing (W) credit is for students entering prior to Autumn 2012.