National not-for-profit organization that increases the prospect of justice for all survivors of sexual violence through legal assistance, policy advocacy, and institutional training.
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Primary geographic focus: NATIONAL
Organization type(s): Provider
Tags: Sexual Assault
- SurvJustice assists survivors of any sex, gender, gender identity, or sexual orientation because discrimination is antithetical to our mission of justice.
- SurvJustice recognizes sexual violence as a spectrum that includes rape, sexual assault, intimate partner violence, and other forms gender- or sexual identity-based violence.
- SurvJustice enforces victims’ rights within any system of justice to empower survivors and prevent re-victimization when accessing justice.
SurvJustice realizes that justice may mean something different to every survivor, whether a criminal conviction, civil remedy, administrative sanction, systematic institutional change, or acknowledgment of wrongdoing.
CONTENT MENTIONING/INVOLVING THIS SOURCEColumn Devin D. Thorpe
September 6, 2016
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