We are The Center for Justice and Accountability

Slide we identify and prosecute the worlds worst human rights criminals. Slide We are relentless in the pursuit of justice

We Bring
Human Rights
Abusers To

Human Rights Issues

Our Impact

We make law.

CJA has developed key legal doctrine that sets standards for international human rights prosecutions.

We uphold truth & dignity.

“Survivors of torture around the world will not be silenced. With the help of CJA we are rising up to hold our abusers accountable.” – Nobel Prize winner and CJA client Rigoberta Menchú Tum.

We win cases.

CJA has won favorable verdicts in every case that has gone to trial.


Human Rights Council Must Break Cycle of Impunity in Sri Lanka

MEDIA ADVISORY Human Rights Council Must Break Cycle of Impunity in Sri Lanka 22 Organizations Urge UN Resolution Ensuring Human Rights and Justice in Sri Lanka (Geneva, Switzerland — February 22, 2021) The UN Human Rights Council must take immediate a

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CJA calls on the Biden Administration to Chart a New Course for Human Rights in the US and Abroad

President Joseph R. Biden 1600 Pennsylvania Ave., NW Washington, D.C. 20500 January 20, 2020 Dear Mr. President: The Center for Justice and Accountability (CJA) is a U.S.-based human rights organization dedicated to deterring torture, crimes against hu

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CJA calls on Biden Administration and new Congress to stand up for human rights and the rule of law

Last week’s insurrection at the Capitol made one thing clear: This is not a moment for American exceptionalism. As a mob incited by politicians refusing to accept the results of a free and fair election descended on the Capitol, President-elect Joe Bid

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