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About Center For Juvenile Deliquency

Founded in 2017
Safeguarding the future of our nation through justice for juveniles and crime victims

The Center for Juvenile Delinquency (CEJUDEL) is a Non-Governmental Organisation dedicated to preventing children and young people from becoming involved with the courts. It seeks to uphold the highest standards of care for juveniles who are charged with wrongdoing, as well as find themselves as crime victims within the justice system. CEJUDEL envisions a nation that supports children at risk of delinquency and in conflict with the law.

The Center for Juvenile Delinquency (CEJUDEL) is a Non-Governmental Organisation founded in 2017 as a response to the need for a non- profit making organisation to protect and advocate for justice for the vulnerable, deprived and marginalized children and youth who become involved with courts and the victims of crime within the justice system of Ghana. It further seeks to uphold the highest standards of care for children and youth with their families, when charge with wrongdoing, as well as find themselves as crime victims within the justice system. In 2017, CEJUDEL got the registration number CG110272017 as a legally incorporated NGO and works mainly as an organisation with a socio-legal focus both at the local and national levels.

CEJUDEL has a mission to collaborate with state, families, children and allies in matters concerning juvenile justice; and provide support to child victims’ in a bid to prevent children and young people from encountering the court system, and protecting their interests and dignity where they are involved in the justice system.

Our Vision

Our vision is to see a nation supportive of children at risk of delinquency and child victims of crime.

Our strategic Objectives

To develop a body of knowledge on Juvenile Justice to provide support for children at risk of delinquency and child victims of crime in Ghana.

To create awareness on child delinquency and the challenges facing child victims of crime in Ghana.

To ensure the rights of child delinquents and child victims of crime are respected and enforced in Ghana.

To create a support network of relevant stakeholders advocating and defending the rights of child delinquents and child victims of crime in Ghana.

To help prevent juvenile delinquency and children from coming into conflict with the law.

Works

Our Works

Volunteer With Us

Ghana is legendary for its hospitality and the welcoming and affable nature of its citizens. This makes the country a perfect environment for volunteers. The Center acknowledges that volunteerism is an integral part of a community’s response to the plight of child delinquents and child victims of crime, an opportunity for individuals to put their skills and expertise at the service of a marginalized group within society. The Center offers an opportunity for institutions to fulfil their corporate social responsibility obligations and individuals to invest their time, skills and expertise in programs designed to address the challenges faced by child delinquents and child victims of crime with respect to justice in Ghana.

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Resources

News & Events

2018 Events

11
Sept
Survey at the Senior Correctional Center (SCC) at Accra with topic:

ASSESSING THE LEGAL COMPLIANCE WITHIN THE JUVENILE JUSTICE SYSTEM

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2018 Events

7
Oct
CHILD LAW SCHOOL

CHILD LAW SCHOOL with Girl Guides Association of Ghana

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Link With Us

Tel: 030 243 5101
Email: info@cejudel.org

Our Location

26 Mile 7, Achimota, Accra - Ghana

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