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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2016 Community Work Projects - Mar '16

The Commission is delighted to advise that the teams have now been seected for the projects in Uganda and Zambia.

Ng'andu School Zambia

Latest Project

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Zambia 2016 - Jan '16

Background The aim of the Zambia 2016 project is to build two three classroom blocks at Ng’andu Primary School in Mukuni Ch...

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