Welcome to the official website of Jersey Overseas Aid Commission


This website aims to provide information about the work of the Jersey Overseas Aid Commission, (JOAC) its policies and how to apply for grant aid, disaster and emergency relief and support for local charities working in developing countries. You will also find information on current and past Community Work Projects overseas supported by JOAC and how to volunteer.

In addition JOAC invites you to look back on what has been achieved through our latest Annual Reports and hopes to keep you up to date with the latest information regarding grants awarded, current community work projects being undertaken and further information and news about coming events.


Latest News

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JOAC Supports Emergency Response following the eruption of Mount Kelud in East Java - Apr '14

The Jersey Overseas Aid Commision has approved a grant of £30,000.00 to Habitat for Humanity to assist communities affected...

Dreamlands Ghana

Latest Project

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Ghana 2014 - Feb '14

Ghana 2014 BackgroundThe aim of the Ghana 2014 project is to build a clinic at Dreamlands School which is in Akumadan, North...

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