The program builds the legal advocacy skills of Turkish legal defenders and CSO leaders, provides legal aid to vulnerable Syrians and engages Syrian refugees through rights awareness.
Provided legal assistance to 65 vulnerable
Reached 1.2 million Syrians through
Built the legal advocacy skills of over 446 lawyers through three training events organized in Gaziantep, Kilis and Sanliurfa.
Established relationships with bar associations, local universities, law firms, a Syrian-led radio station, civil society organizations, and officials.
The JusticeMakers Program searched for criminal defenders and legal professionals with innovative strategies to promote early access to justice for Syrian refugees. IBJ awarded 5 lawyers that use innovative methods to enhance access to justice for Syrians in Turkey.
Elif Kocaslan Gaziantep
Cumali Simsek Gaziantep
Hatice Savranlioglu Kilis
Esra Yurum Sanliurfa
Serhat Hicri Sanliurfa