The Women’s Justice Initiative (“WJI”) improves the lives of indigenous Guatemalan women and girls through education, access to legal services, and gender-based violence prevention.
WJI envisions a Guatemala in which women:
Are active leaders within their communities;
Have accessto legal services that are culturally appropriate;
Have knowledge of their legal rights and can safely assert these rights; and
Are free from gender-based violence.
The Women’s Justice Initiative (“WJI”) empowers indigenous Guatemalan women to address inequities and enhance their lives through access to legal services, education and gender-based violence prevention.