Since 1996, Microjustice’s mission is to promote universal access to legal protection and affordable legal aid in line with UN Sustainable Development Goal 16 ‘Leaving no- one behind’. We aim to provide every marginalised person with legal protection in all their day-to-day (legal) issues.
We do so by enabling them to exercise their fundamental legal rights and facilitate their access to legal aid through our Legal Protection Program. Thus we aim to legally protect excluded groups that we have identified through 25 years of field work globally, such as: refugees, women, indigenous, migrants and poor people in general.
In various countries in three continents Microjustice has already successfully helped and connected the underprivileged with local legal professionals. Our work has resulted in two core tools: the Legal Protection Barometer and the Digital Legal Protection Platform.
General purpose of Microjustice is to provide Legal protection for all, in the field of administrative and private law. What arises from general purpose are 2 specific objectives: