The Dominican Republic has a deeply particularistic culture which affects the autonomy from private interest of its bureaucracy and judiciary and prevents progress on judicial independence. It has however progressed on human development and administrative simplification, but needs bigger efforts on digitalization of government services, transparency and conflict of interest regulation.
➜ See Dominican Republic on Index of Public Integrity
Selected trends from the Public Integrity Index
Trends in Judicial Independence, Administrative Burden, Freedom of the Press over the past 13 years