The Jerusalem Institute of Justice (JIJ) is an Israeli legal and research institute that is recognized at the United Nations for its work in protecting human rights.
JIJ’s mission is to uphold justice, promote freedom and advocate for communities affected by bias. The institute aims to improve the rights and quality of life for individuals in Israel and the Middle East.
Established in 2004, JIJ’s Free Legal Aid Department has been actively combating discrimination and defending freedom of religion and conscience.
JIJ’s Special Consultative Status at the United Nations ECOSOC enables the institute to have a global platform and make a direct impact on international humanitarian law.