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2017 Accomplishments

In 2017, JVI directly brought greater freedom, justice and restoration to over 5,500 poor and oppressed individuals in India, China and Nepal. JVI secures justice for individuals, strengthens local organizations, and transforms justice systems. Securing Justice for Individuals In partnership with our local network of justice organizations, JVI rescued 952

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16 year old Secures Justice in Mumbai

Mumbai, India Justice Ventures International (JVI) lawyers recently secured justice for a 16-year-old girl who was brutally raped in a slum community in Mumbai.  Priya* was repeatedly raped by a man, who used trickery and deception against Priya’s widowed mother to gain access to Priya’s home. When Priya’s mother, Maria* found out,

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Every Step You Take Changes Lives

The second annual Race for Freedom 5K Run and Walk is tomorrow!  Running or walking a 5k will take you less than one hour, but every step and every sponsorship makes freedom possible for many men, women and children. In the last week and half, through your support, JVI and its partners were able to conduct three

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16 year old girl rescued from forced marriage trafficking.

Haryana, India September 9, 2016 Reena*, a 16 year-old girl, who was trafficked from a village in Murshidabad, West Bengal and forced to marry a 30 year-old man in Haryana was rescued on September 5, 2016. The rescue was conducted through a joint operation with Justice Ventures International and its local partner

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Happy New Year from JVI

He has sent me to proclaim release to the captive…to set free those who are oppressed, to proclaim the favorable year of the Lord. Luke 4:18-19 DEAR FRIENDS, As we bring another fruitful year to a close, I’d like to thank you for partnering with us in serving those suffering

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Bombay High Court Issues New Guidelines in Sex Trafficking Cases

Ruling will help prevent accused from absconding “I hold that the more helpless a creature, the more entitled it is to protection by men, from the cruelty of men.”   from Freedom Firm vs. Commissioner of Police, Pune & Ors, quoting Mahatma Gandhi Mumbai: On October 30, 2015, the High Court of Bombay

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