Stichting Justiele Instellingen St. Maarten (SJIB)

Project Name

Grant Amount (USD)

Implementation Period


Domestic Violence & Mediation


July 1st - December 31st 2021

Psycho-social and emotional support

About the Project

The goal of the project is to strengthen organizational capacity to reduce re-offending in criminal cases in general, and domestic and gender-based violence cases more specifically. Furthermore, the project aims to run a mediation pilot. The capacity building is aimed at advancing re-integration of suspects and offenders of crime into the community and building organizational capacity in mediation skills To avoid expensive litigation and reduce recidivism.

About the Organization

SJIB is a private foundation subsidized by the Ministry of Justice from01-01-2004. The services from SJIB to the Ministry of Justice are regulated in subsidy decree, namely to provide probation & parole, and family guardianship (child protection) service for St. Maarten.