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Research Consultancy: Children's Entry Into State Care in Jamaica

Jamaicans for Justice (JFJ) is seeking an experienced consultant to conduct research on the entry of children into state care in Jamaica. The research is part of a multi-part study on residential chil[...]

We're Hiring: Advocacy Manager

Jamaicans for Justice (JFJ) is a non-profit, non-partisan human rights and social justice organization that advocates for good governance, access to justice, and state accountability. JFJ works on beh[...]

Reform INDECOM Act: Response to Court of Appeal Decision on INDECOM's Powers

On March 16, 2018 the Court of Appeal ruled that the Independent Commission of Investigations (INDECOM) had no statutory authority to charge, arrest and prosecute members of the security forces who co[...]


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Founded in 1999, Jamaicans for Justice (JFJ) is a non-profit, non-partisan, non-violent citizens’ rights action organisation advocating for state transparency, accountability and overall good governance.

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