• UN Security Council Resolution Fails in Victory for Gender Equality

    The resolution on Women, Peace, and Security failed to pass after 10 countries abstained from the vote because it failed to advance the agenda. Our legal director, Grant Shubin, reacted to the victory for women's rights in The Guardian.

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  • Trump Administration Launches Declaration Attacking Human Right to Abortion Access

    Secretary of State Mike Pompeo signed the "Geneva Declaration," which opposes the human right to abortion access and elevates notions of the traditional family and motherhood.

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  • GJC President Discusses the Past and Present of Human Rights on CBC

    Our president, Akila Radhakrishnan, went on CBC Radio to discuss the history of human rights and its unfulfilled promise for the world's marginalized.

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  • Watch the 2020 Global Justice Awards!

    The 2020 Global Justice Awards are behind us and we couldn't be happier with the support we received from our incredible community.

    Watch the full program here

  • Abortion is a human right. A pandemic doesn't change that

    We published an op-ed in CNN with our partner CHANGE in response to state governments in the US using a global pandemic to restrict access to abortion care.

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Power, not pity

human rights through rule of law
  • Who we are

    We are lawyers and advocates who specialize in international law for the purpose of advancing gender equality and human rights.

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    We work for peace, justice, and security by enforcing international laws that promote gender equality and human dignity.

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    GJC works towards building a global rule of law grounded on enforceable law guarantees for human rights & gender equality.

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