Just Detention International-South Africa is a health and human rights organisation that seeks to end sexual abuse in all forms of detention.


  • JDI-SA Events July 18, 2019

    JDI-SA Documentary Launch

    Just Detention International-South Africa (JDI-SA) is premiering “Taking Off the Mask”, a documentary about Isak Sass and his story of survival and healing following years of sexual abuse in prison.

  • Gender Links March 21, 2019

    Prisoner Rape Survivors Deserve Our Support

    JDI-SA Co-Director Prince Nare pens this powerful op-ed on why everyone should care about sexual abuse in prison.

  • JDI-SA Publications May 23, 2018

    Read our latest survivor resource pamphlet

    In partnership with the Wits Justice Project, JDI-SA has put together a pamphlet with information on rape and sexual abuse in remand and correctional facilities.

  • Daily Maverick March 23, 2018

    Sympathy for the prisoner

    Featuring analysis from JDI-SA's Prince Nare, The Daily Maverick argues for alternative ways to rehabilitate incarcerated people.

  • The Star Late Edition January 4, 2018

    Prisoner rape culture

    Writing for The Star, JDI-SA's Doreen Gaura argues that the crisis of sexual abuse in prison affects all of us.