Providing food security, nutrition, water and sanitation to vulnerable communities in Africa in dignified and sustainable ways

ABOUT US

Joint Aid Management (JAM) is a humanitarian relief and development organization in Africa founded in 1984 by Peter and Ann Pretorius.

WHAT WE DO

Our core programs include Food and Nutrition, Water and Sanitation as well as Community Agricultural and Livelihoods.

HOW WE WORK

Through local and international donor partnerships, we implement programs that address the needs of recipient countries.

GET INVOLVED

The movement for change begins with YOU.

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SHARE YOUR TIME

JAM always needs volunteers to promote our work and get more people involved in our mission.

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JAM is a global NGO and you can select the office you’d like to donate through.

Affiliate Countries, Offices and Programme Countries

JAM International has seven affiliate offices located on three continents. These offices are all committed to raising JAM’s operational profile and donor participation. Offices are located in the United States, Canada, Germany, Switzerland, the United Kingdom, Norway and South Africa.

Together with our partners we operate our programmes, providing life saving and development services to seven recipient countries on the African continent. These countries include Angola, Mozambique, Rwanda, South Africa, South Sudan and Uganda.

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Unprecedented flooding exacerbates already severely marginalized communities

Thousands of South Sudanese, already faced with extreme hunger and severe levels of malnutrition, are being left homeless and displaced as a result of torrential rain and flooding in this country. Loss of basic household items, food stocks and crops have left an entire community in dire need, adding to an already desperate situation. Families

Partnering with like-minded organizations

Partnering with like-minded organizations allows us to further extend our reach, in the hard-to-reach places. In September, we were privileged to have the team from Feed My Starving Children visit at JAM's Headquarters’ in Johannesburg. A partnership that dates back some 14 years, Feed My Starving children brings with them a wealth of knowledge and

JAM Mozambique achieves ISO 22000 Certification at Beira Food Factory

The JAM Beira Food Factory in Mozambique recently received ISO 22000 Certification, in the scope of Manufacturing and Distribution of Corn Soy Blends. This means international recognition of operational excellence and food safety methods, in terms of producing and distributing food of exceptional quality. The requirements for Food Safety Management Systems (FSMS) is prescribed by

South Sudan

More than 5,000 children in Pibor, South Sudan are at risk of starvation and even death, if urgent nutritional assistance is not provided. A steep decline in funding and an escalated food crisis has compounded the situation in South Sudan, described as one of the worst worldwide. JAM urgently requires funding to sustain our humanitarian