Legal and Research Institute, Advocating for Israel and Safeguarding Human Rights in the Middle East
Promoting Human & Civil Rights, utilizing legal & advocacy tools in the Courts, the Knesset, Governments, Academia & Mainstream Media Forums in Israel & Across the Globe.
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Getting Things Done


Lives saved – HISTORIC WIN – Bill passed in the Knesset forbidding the purchase of sex services


Lawsuits submitted to the International Criminal Court at The Hague on human rights violations


Holocaust Survivors helped


Million lives impacted by our social media campaigns


In-Depth human rights reports


Palestinian voices interviewed


Lone soldiers served


Petitions won before Israel’s Supreme Court


Legal cases handled to date

CEO - Flavia Sevald

Flavia Sevald has served as CEO of the Jerusalem Institute of Justice since 2014. Flavia is originally from Uruguay and has lived in Israel for more than 30 years. Before joining JIJ, she pursued a successful career in the High-Tech industry.Under Flavia’s leadership, JIJ’s activities have developed in Israel and internationally. Flavia has been working together with Knesset Members and the Israeli Government along with the non-profit world to create social reforms for the benefit of Israeli citizens nationwide.Flavia’s inclusiveness of others is a positive example of servant leadership and promotes the growth of a strong team. She believes bettering society is possible through changing lives, one person at a time.
CEO Statement
  • Our Team

  • Lydia Morgan

  • Adv. Uri Morad

    Dir. Intl. Law & Public Diplomacy Dept.
  • Adv. Rotem Ben-Simhon

    Legal Aid Counsel
  • Rob Buchheit

    Executive Director JIJ USA
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