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JES in #Honduras with the support of Red Lé***ca Cattrachas has created tools that help justice operators analyze different forms of violence against LGBTQI+ people in order to respect, promote, protect and guarantee their rights. #Pride

Learn more: https://bit.ly/3tFYeIn

JES en #Honduras con apoyo de Red Lé***ca Cattrachas ha creado herramientas que ayudan a operadores de justicia a analizar diferentes formas de violencias contra personas LGTBI con el fin de de respetar, promover, proteger y garantizar sus derechos.

Aprende más: https://bit.ly/3tFYeIn
JES developed the tool "Risk assessment and safety plans in cases of domestic violence and domestic abuse" for the M.A.I.E. of the Ministerio Público Honduras (RRPP), to strengthen the process of taking complaints from victims of abuse and provide quality care and warmth in Honduras.

JES en Honduras ha desarrollado la herramienta de “Valoración de riesgo y planes de seguridad en casos de violencia doméstica y maltrato familiar” al M.A.I.E. del Ministerio Público de Honduras, con el objetivo de fortalecer el proceso de la toma de denuncia a las víctimas de maltrato brindando una atención de calidad y calidez.
Today is #MulticulturalismDay in Canada where we celebrate the diverse cultural communities that bring our country to life.

One of our projects—JES' Ask JES Multilingual service assists people with language or cultural barriers so they can access justice for free in English, Mandarin, Cantonese, Punjabi, and Hindi.

Learn more: https://bit.ly/3OIASdU
Last Thursday, Lali Pawa, Public Legal Educator and Team Lead at JES facilitated a full day session with BC Legislative Interns alongside legal educational presentations from the Judiciary, Crown and Court Staff. The interns also partook in a Mock Trial!

For information on JES programming across court locations this fall, please contact: [email protected] or [email protected]. #Victoria #LawCourts
JES successfully delivered to Ministerio Público Honduras (RRPP) of Comayagua the "System of first attention to shift through tickets", which aims to strengthen the initial attention in receiving complaints from users. Thank you to the financial support of Embassy of Canada to Costa Rica, Nicaragua and Honduras!

JES entregó con éxito al Ministerio Público de Honduras de Comayagua el “Sistema de primera atención por turno mediante tickets”, el cuál pretende fortalecer la primera atención en la toma de denuncia de los usuarias y usuarios. Gracias al apoyo financiero de Embajada de Canadá en Costa Rica, Nicaragua y Honduras.
Happy Pride Month🌈! JES is committed to creating a more equal, inclusive, and respectful world for everyone. Through our projects in Canada, Honduras and Guatemala, we continue to work to improve services and rights for LGBTQIA+ communities and stand up for human rights.

#PrideMonth #Pride2022
🇭🇳 On Monday, JES completed the module "Interviews in criminal matters in cases of sexual and gender-based violence" with 128 trainees of the Ministerio Público Honduras (RRPP), contributing to minimize the re-victimization of girls, boys, women and LGBTI+ people. Thank you to the financial support of Embassy of Canada to Costa Rica, Nicaragua and Honduras.

🇭🇳 El lunes, JES finalizó el módulo “Entrevistas en materia penal en casos de violencia sexual y basada en género” con 128 capacitados del Ministerio Publico de Honduras, contribuyendo a minimizar la revictimización de niñas, niños, mujeres y personas LGTBI. Gracias al apoyo financiero de Embajada de Canadá en Costa Rica, Nicaragua y Honduras.
🇵🇦 From May 25 to June 15, 2022, the course on identification of human trafficking through interviewing victims was held with great success in Colón, #Panama with participants from different public institutions, such as the Judicial Branch, Public Ministry, Directorate of Judicial Investigation, National Police, Institute of Legal Medicine, National Border Service, National Immigration Service, and the Ministry of Education.

Thank you to the magistrate of the CSJ, Angela Russo of the Access to Justice and Gender Unit of the Judicial Branch and Silvia Cesar of the Unit of Identification and Attention to Victims against Trafficking in Persons in Panama of the Ministry of Security, for presenting the protocol for judicial action against #humantrafficking and the detection form for victims of human trafficking in Panama.

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🇵🇦 Del 25 de mayo al 15 de junio de 2022, se llevó acabo con gran éxito el curso identificación de la trata de personas a través de la entrevista a víctimas en la provincia de Colón, Panamá; con participantes de distintas instituciones públicas de Panamá como lo fueron: Órgano Judicial, Ministerio Público, Dirección de Investigación Judicial, Policía Nacional, Instituto de Medicina Legal, Servicio Nacional de Fronteras, Servicio Nacional de Migración y Ministerio de Educación.

Agradeciendo la intervención de la magistrada de la CSJ, Angela Russo de la Unidad de Acceso a la justicia y genero del Organo Judicial y la licenciada Silvia Cesar, de la Unidad de Identificación y Atención a Víctimas contra la Trata de Personas en Panamá del Ministerio de Seguridad, presentando el protocolo de actuación judicial contra el delito de #tratadepersonas y actividades conexas y el formulario de detección de las víctimas de trata de personas en Panamá.

Read more: https://bit.ly/3zWeutn
🎉 JES continues to make progress with the delivery of the "System of first attention to shift through tickets" to the Public Ministry of Honduras in SPS. This system helps to improve information records—improving the approach in cases of gender-based violence. Thank you to the support of Embassy of Canada to Costa Rica, Nicaragua and Honduras!

🎉 JES sigue avanzando con la entrega del “Sistema de primera atención por turno mediante tickets” al Ministerio Público Honduras (RRPP) en SPS. Este sistema ayuda a mejorar los registros de información, mejorando el abordaje en casos de violencia basada en género. Gracias al apoyo de Embajada de Canadá en Costa Rica, Nicaragua y Honduras. #Honduras
On #NationalIndigenousPeoplesDay today, we continue to celebrate and honour the history, diversity, and leadership of First Nations, Inuit, and Métis peoples. It is a time to reflect on the unique voices, experiences, and achievements of Indigenous peoples—and recommit to educating ourselves about the land we live and work on to move forward with reconciliation.

JES has public education sessions describing the systematic erasure of Indigenous languages and traditions through colonialism, the history of the land, and the importance of truth and reconciliation. For future sessions, please visit: https://bit.ly/3OvidCb

#NIPD2022 #NIPDCanada
Last week JES hosted a knowledge exchange between the Ombudsman’s Office for Human Rights in #Guatemala Procurador de los Derechos Humanos and its counterpart in Costa Rica Defensoríacr, as well as the Inter-American Court for Human Rights Corte Interamericana de Derechos Humanos and the Center for Justice and International Law-CEJIL.

Great to be part of this successful collaboration for the protection of human rights in the region with the support of Embajada de Suecia en Guatemala/Sveriges ambassad i Guatemala.
In Guatemala, JES held a seminar on state responsibility in response to cases of torture and other cruel, inhumane and degrading treatment. We trained members of Procurador de los Derechos Humanos and strengthened their capacity to apply human rights standards in the analysis and investigation of cases.

Watch the video below for highlights of our seminar.

#Seminarioprevencióndelatortura #Torturepreventionseminar

www.JusticeEducation.ca The Justice Education Society facilitates access to justice for citizens in Canada and abroad by providing educational programs and resources, and by supporting the development of fair and effective justice systems.

The Society's programs and resources serve the general public, teachers, youth, persons with disabilities, Aboriginals and immigrants in British Columbia and throughout Canada. These services help individuals better understand how our justice system works and how to resolve their legal matters. In addition, the Society's International Program manages many projects worldwide that help support the d

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06/29/2022

JES in with the support of Red Lésbica Cattrachas has created tools that help justice operators analyze different forms of violence against LGBTQI+ people in order to respect, promote, protect and guarantee their rights.

Learn more: https://bit.ly/3tFYeIn

JES en con apoyo de Red Lésbica Cattrachas ha creado herramientas que ayudan a operadores de justicia a analizar diferentes formas de violencias contra personas LGTBI con el fin de de respetar, promover, proteger y garantizar sus derechos.

Aprende más: https://bit.ly/3tFYeIn

06/28/2022

JES developed the tool "Risk assessment and safety plans in cases of domestic violence and domestic abuse" for the M.A.I.E. of the Ministerio Público Honduras (RRPP), to strengthen the process of taking complaints from victims of abuse and provide quality care and warmth in Honduras.

JES en Honduras ha desarrollado la herramienta de “Valoración de riesgo y planes de seguridad en casos de violencia doméstica y maltrato familiar” al M.A.I.E. del Ministerio Público de Honduras, con el objetivo de fortalecer el proceso de la toma de denuncia a las víctimas de maltrato brindando una atención de calidad y calidez.

06/28/2022

Today is in Canada where we celebrate the diverse cultural communities that bring our country to life.

One of our projects—JES' Ask JES Multilingual service assists people with language or cultural barriers so they can access justice for free in English, Mandarin, Cantonese, Punjabi, and Hindi.

Learn more: https://bit.ly/3OIASdU

Photos from Justice Education Society's post 06/27/2022

Last Thursday, Lali Pawa, Public Legal Educator and Team Lead at JES facilitated a full day session with BC Legislative Interns alongside legal educational presentations from the Judiciary, Crown and Court Staff. The interns also partook in a Mock Trial!

For information on JES programming across court locations this fall, please contact: [email protected] or [email protected].

06/27/2022

JES successfully delivered to Ministerio Público Honduras (RRPP) of Comayagua the "System of first attention to shift through tickets", which aims to strengthen the initial attention in receiving complaints from users. Thank you to the financial support of Embassy of Canada to Costa Rica, Nicaragua and Honduras!

JES entregó con éxito al Ministerio Público de Honduras de Comayagua el “Sistema de primera atención por turno mediante tickets”, el cuál pretende fortalecer la primera atención en la toma de denuncia de los usuarias y usuarios. Gracias al apoyo financiero de Embajada de Canadá en Costa Rica, Nicaragua y Honduras.

06/27/2022

Happy Pride Month🌈! JES is committed to creating a more equal, inclusive, and respectful world for everyone. Through our projects in Canada, Honduras and Guatemala, we continue to work to improve services and rights for LGBTQIA+ communities and stand up for human rights.

06/23/2022

🇭🇳 On Monday, JES completed the module "Interviews in criminal matters in cases of sexual and gender-based violence" with 128 trainees of the Ministerio Público Honduras (RRPP), contributing to minimize the re-victimization of girls, boys, women and LGBTI+ people. Thank you to the financial support of Embassy of Canada to Costa Rica, Nicaragua and Honduras.

🇭🇳 El lunes, JES finalizó el módulo “Entrevistas en materia penal en casos de violencia sexual y basada en género” con 128 capacitados del Ministerio Publico de Honduras, contribuyendo a minimizar la revictimización de niñas, niños, mujeres y personas LGTBI. Gracias al apoyo financiero de Embajada de Canadá en Costa Rica, Nicaragua y Honduras.

Photos from Justice Education Society's post 06/22/2022

🇵🇦 From May 25 to June 15, 2022, the course on identification of human trafficking through interviewing victims was held with great success in Colón, with participants from different public institutions, such as the Judicial Branch, Public Ministry, Directorate of Judicial Investigation, National Police, Institute of Legal Medicine, National Border Service, National Immigration Service, and the Ministry of Education.

Thank you to the magistrate of the CSJ, Angela Russo of the Access to Justice and Gender Unit of the Judicial Branch and Silvia Cesar of the Unit of Identification and Attention to Victims against Trafficking in Persons in Panama of the Ministry of Security, for presenting the protocol for judicial action against and the detection form for victims of human trafficking in Panama.

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🇵🇦 Del 25 de mayo al 15 de junio de 2022, se llevó acabo con gran éxito el curso identificación de la trata de personas a través de la entrevista a víctimas en la provincia de Colón, Panamá; con participantes de distintas instituciones públicas de Panamá como lo fueron: Órgano Judicial, Ministerio Público, Dirección de Investigación Judicial, Policía Nacional, Instituto de Medicina Legal, Servicio Nacional de Fronteras, Servicio Nacional de Migración y Ministerio de Educación.

Agradeciendo la intervención de la magistrada de la CSJ, Angela Russo de la Unidad de Acceso a la justicia y genero del Organo Judicial y la licenciada Silvia Cesar, de la Unidad de Identificación y Atención a Víctimas contra la Trata de Personas en Panamá del Ministerio de Seguridad, presentando el protocolo de actuación judicial contra el delito de y actividades conexas y el formulario de detección de las víctimas de trata de personas en Panamá.

Read more: https://bit.ly/3zWeutn

Photos from Justice Education Society's post 06/22/2022

🎉 JES continues to make progress with the delivery of the "System of first attention to shift through tickets" to the Public Ministry of Honduras in SPS. This system helps to improve information records—improving the approach in cases of gender-based violence. Thank you to the support of Embassy of Canada to Costa Rica, Nicaragua and Honduras!

🎉 JES sigue avanzando con la entrega del “Sistema de primera atención por turno mediante tickets” al Ministerio Público Honduras (RRPP) en SPS. Este sistema ayuda a mejorar los registros de información, mejorando el abordaje en casos de violencia basada en género. Gracias al apoyo de Embajada de Canadá en Costa Rica, Nicaragua y Honduras.

06/22/2022

On today, we continue to celebrate and honour the history, diversity, and leadership of First Nations, Inuit, and Métis peoples. It is a time to reflect on the unique voices, experiences, and achievements of Indigenous peoples—and recommit to educating ourselves about the land we live and work on to move forward with reconciliation.

JES has public education sessions describing the systematic erasure of Indigenous languages and traditions through colonialism, the history of the land, and the importance of truth and reconciliation. For future sessions, please visit: https://bit.ly/3OvidCb

06/21/2022

Last week JES hosted a knowledge exchange between the Ombudsman’s Office for Human Rights in Procurador de los Derechos Humanos and its counterpart in Costa Rica Defensoríacr, as well as the Inter-American Court for Human Rights Corte Interamericana de Derechos Humanos and the Center for Justice and International Law-CEJIL.

Great to be part of this successful collaboration for the protection of human rights in the region with the support of Embajada de Suecia en Guatemala/Sveriges ambassad i Guatemala.

06/20/2022

Seminario prevención de la tortura / Torture prevention seminar

In Guatemala, JES held a seminar on state responsibility in response to cases of torture and other cruel, inhumane and degrading treatment. We trained members of Procurador de los Derechos Humanos and strengthened their capacity to apply human rights standards in the analysis and investigation of cases.

Watch the video below for highlights of our seminar.

Photos from Justice Education Society's post 06/17/2022

JES held an 'Introduction to Family Law' session in partnership with Immigrant and Multicultural Services Society (IMSS) of Prince George.

Canadian newcomers had the chance to learn about the basics of family law in from one of our Legal Educators and ask questions on marriage, separation and divorce in Canada.

Photos from Justice Education Society's post 06/15/2022

JES is continuing with our tour through the different cities of Honduras to deliver "System of first attention per shift through tickets" to the Public Ministry of Honduras—this time in the MRD and MAIE of Santa Rosa de Copán. Thanks to the financial support of Embassy of Canada to Costa Rica, Nicaragua and Honduras.

JES sigue con su recorrido por las diferentes ciudades de Honduras en la entrega del “Sistema de primera atención por turno mediante tickets” al Ministerio Público Honduras (RRPP), esta vez en el MRD y MAIE de la ciudad de Santa Rosa de Copán. Gracias al apoyo financiero de Embajada de Canadá en Costa Rica, Nicaragua y Honduras.

Photos from Justice Education Society's post 06/11/2022

Today in Tegucigalpa, JES delivered to Ministerio Público Honduras (RRPP) the donation of "System of first attention per shift through tickets" that aims to strengthen the reporting and first response of MRD and MAIE users. Thank you to the financial support of Embassy of Canada to Costa Rica, Nicaragua and Honduras.

Hoy en Tegucigalpa JES entregó al Ministerio Público Honduras (RRPP) la donación del “Sistema de primera atención por turno mediante tickets” que tiene como objetivo fortalecer la toma de denuncia y primera respuesta de las y los usuarios del MRD y MAIE. Gracias al apoyo financiero de Embajada de Canadá en Costa Rica, Nicaragua y Honduras.

06/09/2022

NEWS: JES is excited to be a winner of the USAID - US Agency for International Development Women Prosper Challenge.

In Guatemala, JES will collaborate with Fundación Sobrevivientes to build on an intersectional and evidence-based approach to economic development for 300 women survivors of gender-based violence.

En Guatemala, JES colaborará con Fundación Sobrevivientes para consolidar un enfoque basado en pruebas para el desarrollo económico de 300 mujeres sobrevivientes de violencia de género.

Learn more: https://bit.ly/3aSO55i

06/07/2022

Thank you Clicklaw for sharing our legal help resource!

We will guide you through the steps to start a claim in Small Claims Court: https://bit.ly/3ji2PvH

Looking for more information on ? Be sure to watch “A Judge Explains." This is a new series of videos featuring judges from the BC Provincial Court! bit.ly/vidPCBC

In addition to "A Judge Explains," you can supplement your learning by using the "Small Claims How-to Guides" on the BC Gov website bit.ly/3NfZ871.

Furthermore, the Justice Education Society also has a guide on "Starting a Claim" that will highlight the steps involved when starting a claim in Small Claims Court. bit.ly/3NxkDQV

Photos from Justice Education Society's post 06/01/2022

The 2022 BC Virtual Mock Trial Competition has ended successfully! JES was thrilled to partner with Youth Legal Justice. Thanks to the JES and YLJ team, judges, and students for participating this year.

Congratulations to team FDT Red on their big win! 🎉

05/30/2022

With the objective of strengthening knowledge on "Judging with a gender perspective in children and adolescents", JES provided a workshop to 48 participants from Escuela Judicial de Honduras Francisco Salomón Jiménez Castro. Thanks to the financial support of Embassy of Canada to Costa Rica, Nicaragua and Honduras!

Con el objetivo de fortalecer conocimientos sobre Juzgamiento con perspectiva de género en niñas, niños y Adolescentes JES brindó un taller con un total de 48 participantes de la Escuela Judicial de Honduras. Gracias al apoyo financiero de Embajada de Canadá en Costa Rica, Nicaragua y Honduras.

05/27/2022

Yesterday, JES kicked off the module "Interviews in criminal matters in cases of sexual and gender-based violence", with a total of 86 participants from Ministerio Público Honduras (RRPP). Thanks to the financial support of Embassy of Canada to Costa Rica, Nicaragua and Honduras.

El día de ayer JES dio inicio el módulo “Entrevistas en materia penal en casos de violencia sexual y basada en género”, con un total de 86 participantes del Ministerio Público Honduras. Gracias al apoyo financiero de Embajada de Canadá en Costa Rica, Nicaragua y Honduras.

05/27/2022

We are excited to share this news!
Estamos felices de compartir esta noticia.

¡Felicitaciones a los ganadores de ! Conoce cómo 6 orgs. fomentarán la igualdad de género en a través de seguridad económica, empleo y emprendimiento de las mujeres.
➡️ https://gt.usembassy.gov/es/usaid-anuncia-ganadores-del-reto-regional-mujer-prospera/

Zamorano CARE Guatemala CARE Cargill Fundación Empresarial para la Acción Social (FUNDEMAS) Justice Education Society Fundación Sobrevivientes New Sun Road IXTATAN FOUNDATION Asociacion Tikonel

Photos from Justice Education Society's post 05/18/2022

JES successfully held a workshop on "The correct use of sexed dolls" to learn techniques that minimize the re-victimization of victims of sexual violence, attended by 28 participants from Ministerio Público Honduras (RRPP). Thank you to the financial support of Embajada de Canadá en Costa Rica, Nicaragua y Honduras!

JES realizó con éxito el taller sobre “El uso correcto de los muñecos sexuados” para conocer técnicas que minimizan la revictimización de niñas y niños víctimas de violencia sexual, asistiendo un total de 28 participantes del Ministerio Público Honduras (RRPP). Gracias al apoyo financiero de Embajada de Canadá en Costa Rica, Nicaragua y Honduras.

05/18/2022

Capacitación sobre trata de personas

Photos from Justice Education Society's post 05/04/2022

Day or night, have you seen our Ask JES bus shelter ads?

Thank you to the City of Vancouver - Cultural Services for displaying 10 of our ads around Vancouver (locations in comments).

If you find one this week, snap a photo and DM or tag us on Instagram @JusticeEducation to be featured on our stories!

👉 Have a legal question? https://bit.ly/3u9fOEJ

Photos from Justice Education Society's post 04/29/2022

This week JES held the workshop "Practices for judging with a gender perspective" with 72 participants from the Escuela Judicial de Honduras Francisco Salomón Jiménez Castro to learn about the impacts of sentences and decisions with a gender perspective in cases of violence. Thank you to the financial support of Embassy of Canada to Costa Rica, Nicaragua and Honduras!

Esta semana JES se realizó el taller Prácticas para el juzgamiento con perspectiva de género con 72 participantes de la @EscuelaHonduras para conocer los impactos de sentencias y decisiones con perspectiva de género en casos de violencia. Gracias al apoyo financiero de Embajada de Canadá en Costa Rica, Nicaragua y Honduras.

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