This video is a good
introduction to the kind of work AJS does, and the kind of brave
Honduran justice workers we support.
The Association for a
More Just Society
(AJS) funds and oversees a variety of projects carried out in Honduras.
We also seek to help North American Christians follow God's call to do
justice by providing advocacy opportunities, prayer and study guides,
and opportunities to financially support our work in Honduras.
in Honduras focus on making the system (legal, political, economic,
etc.) work they way it should to do justice for the poor. We support
the following projects in Honduras:
and providing legal aid for impoverished workers whose most basic labor
rights are abused, and advocating for changes in government and
business policies oriented towards improving working conditions. More...
located in poor communities offering legal aid and psychological
counseling for just a symbolic fee. More...
Youth Empowerment Helping
youths at risk of getting involved with gangs and drugs get involved in
healthy activities and in improving their neighborhoods.
Revistazo.com Exposing misuse of government
funds, and other human rights topics, through research, investigation,
and online publication. More...
Transformemos Honduras "Let's
Transform Honduras": An ecumenical Christian movement working to
uncover and combat corruption and empower Honduran citizens in order to
improve health, education, employment, crime, and corruption in
also have been intimately
involved in the fight to do justice in response to the 2006
assassination of Labor Rights project lawyer Dionisio
AJS's early years (late '90s
and early 2000's) we worked on a number of important individual cases;
read more about these by visiting our early cases archive.