Providing representation and legal services to Palestinian victims, especially vulnerable and marginalized groups, regardless of the identity of the perpetrator, and carrying out all support activities that facilitate that objective
Jerusalem Legal Aid and Human Rights Center (JLAC)
مركز القدس للمساعدة القانونية وحقوق الانسان
Organization TypeNongovernmental Organization (NGO)
Areas of Work
Location of Work
Inside the wall and inside the Israeli municipal boundaries of Jerusalem,
Jerusalem Legal Aid and Human Rights Center (JLAC) is a pioneering human rights organization that was established in 1974 by the American Friends Service Committee. It defends victims of human rights offenses, offering pro-bono legal aid, awareness, and advocacy in addressing human rights violations committed by the Israeli government, the Israeli Civil Administration, and the Palestinian Authority (PA).