Welcome to JAM Norway
Norwegian friends and partners of JAM love Africa and the work of JAM as we touch ordinary people in their own communities, with sustainable solutions and development programmes that address poverty alleviation, skills development and economic sustainability to benefit future generations, in spite of the many challenges they face.
I år feirer JAM at vi har hjulpet fattige i Afrika i 30 år. Samtidig feirer vi det faktum at vi nå gir mat til over 1 million barn hver skoledag . Dette har blitt gjort mulig gjennom dedikasjon fra vårt team og trofast giving fra våre venner og samarbeidspartnere av JAM.' ~ Peter Pretorius.--
Press Release : JAM to Receive Prestigious AwardJohannesburg - One of South Africa’s longest running humanitarian organisations will on Saturday 10th February receive the prestigious South African Department of International Relations Ubuntu Award in recognition of its work on the continent of Africa.
Ubuntu Awards South Africa 2018Our founders, Peter and Ann Pretorius, are proud recipients on behalf of the JAM team, of the 4th annual Ubuntu 2018 award in the Social Responsibility category. South African President, Cyril Ramaphosa paid tribute to the award winners saying, " Those who received this award should know that this is an honor in remembrance of Nelson Mandela's Dream". Click on the link to view the heartfelt acceptance speech of Peter and Ann Pretorius and the congratulatory handshake from the President of South Africa, President Cyril Ramaphosa. Watch Video
Western Cape Crisis: local NGO to drill for water press release
Livelihoods slowly crumbling to dust” is how a Times Live article, this week, described the Western Cape water crisis. It’s a topic nobody can avoid as it dominates newswires around the globe, even as far afield as the USA, with the New York Times headline reading ‘Dangerously Low on Water, Cape Town Now Faces Day Zero. Read more