What We Do

The Core

At Restorative Justice for Africa (REJA), we believe in the power of partnerships and collaboration in restoring peace and justice to Africa.

We work hard all day to make the world a better place, but we can't do it alone. So, if you don't see your dream job listed, we encourage you to find a position that you are passionate about at another nonprofit.

Research
We conduct intensive research in the field of human rights and restorative justice. We connect volunteer lawyers to indigent persons in correctional facilities who could not afford legal representation.
Advocacy
We raise awareness about the benefits of Restorative Justice as a Justice delivery system in Nigeria. We connect volunteer lawyers to indigent persons in correctional facilities who could not afford legal representation.
Representation
We connect volunteer lawyers to indigent persons in correctional facilities who could not afford legal representation
Rehabilitation and Welfarism
We design programs and welfare interventions to meet the needs of inmates and also help those who are released to plan for life after.

Our Activities

We move the world to protect the rights of inmates in all prisons in Nigeria and across Africa

Justice for Indigent Inmates
We connect volunteer lawyers to indigent persons in correctional facilities who could not afford legal representation.
Juvenile Justice Reform
We campaign for institutional reforms in Juvenile Justice Administration in Nigeria and across Africa.
Advocacy for Restorative Justice
We raise awareness about the benefits of Restorative Justice as a Justice delivery system in Nigeria.
Women Behind Bars
We also ensure that custodial centers are true correctional facilities for women by ensuring that they cater for the hygiene needs of women behind bars.
Leadership and Capacity Building
We conduct trainings for stakeholders in the Criminal Justice System in Nigeria which include Police Officers, Judges, Magistrates, Prosecutors, Law officers, Law Clinicians and Paralegals.
Restitution, Rehabilitation and Welfare Programs
We design programs and welfare interventions to meet the needs of inmates and also help those who are released to plan for their life after prison.

Our Partners

Everyone here is passionate about their work, incredibly smart, and genuinely kind.

We prevent and alleviate human suffering in the face of Legal reforms and restorative justice by mobilizing the power of partnership, volunteers and donors. We are is fighting every minute of every day to finish what we started and achieve our vision to advance world understanding, goodwill, and peace through the improvement of legal justice, the support of education, and the alleviation of poverty.