International Justice Mission is a human rights agency that secures justice for victims of slavery, sexual exploitation and other forms of violent oppression. IJM lawyers, investigators and aftercare professionals work with local officials to ensure immediate victim rescue and aftercare, perpetrator prosecution, and the promotion of functioning public justice systems.
IJM currently has 14 field offices in four regions of the world: Africa, Latin America, India, and Southeast Asia. Through collaborative casework IJM investigators, lawyers, and social workers intervene in individual cases of human trafficking, bonded slavery, sexual assault, land grabbing, illegal detention and other forms of violent oppression in partnership with local authorities.
IJM has over 400 staff, 90% foreign nationals of the countries in which they work. Learn more about who we are.