At WATCH we measure our success by the number of hearings about violence against women and children we monitor and the visible and quantifiable changes in court behavior and judicial policy procedures that result from our work. Every participant in the effort has their story to share.


Meet the people who direct our efforts to make the justice system more effective and responsive in handling violence against women and children.


Donors talk about why they give to WATCH.


Learn about court monitors’ diverse reactions to the real life-complexity of the justice system.

Gold Watch Recipients 

Honor the individuals who have made a difference in criminal justice system reform.


Work on the legal research and analysis that produces our game-changing judicial policy reports.