The Association’s Guidelines on Children in Contact with the Justice System have been ratified by the members.

The text of the Guidelines is accessible in Documentation.




the next Council will be held in The Hague, 27 october 2017.


The next meeting of European section of IAYFJM will be held in The Hague, 28 october 2017The focus of the meeting will be: “The ordinary treatment, innovative experiences and good practices concerning minors deprived of liberty before and after the criminal decision".




Justice Renate Winter, Past-President of AIMJF/IAYFJM (2006-2010), was elected to be Chairman of the CRC Committee on 15th May 2018.





This is the new website of the International Association of Youth and Family Judges and Magistrates (IAYFJM), an NGO
(Non-Governmental Organisation) founded and registered in Brussels (Belgium) in 1928, with consultative status at the Council of Europe.

As visitor of the website, we hope you will find information (i.e. events and researches) and documentation (i.e. laws and  jurisprudence) concerning the rights of youth and family and their protection.