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Noun1.BJA - the bureau in the Department of Justice that assists local criminal justice systems to reduce or prevent crime and violence and drug abuse
Department of Justice, DoJ, Justice Department, Justice - the United States federal department responsible for enforcing federal laws (including the enforcement of all civil rights legislation); created in 1870
bureau, federal agency, government agency, agency, office, authority - an administrative unit of government; "the Central Intelligence Agency"; "the Census Bureau"; "Office of Management and Budget"; "Tennessee Valley Authority"
law, jurisprudence - the collection of rules imposed by authority; "civilization presupposes respect for the law"; "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"
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The brigade commander or brigade executive officer often ask the BJA for subjects that need additional emphasis in the brigade.
We are always pleased to support the work of the BJA who have helped the industry through many difficult circumstances in the past 125 years.
BJA President also extended sincere congratulations to Her Royal Highness Princess Sabeeka bint Ibrahim Al Khalifa, Wife of HM the King and SCW President, on the same occasion.
The agreement, signed by Derasat chairman Dr Shaikh Abdulla bin Ahmed Al Khalifa and BJA president Ahdeya Ahmed, is aimed at strengthening co-operation in conducting opinion polls, research, training programmes, information exchange, data and publications as well as organising joint events such as workshops, conferences and seminars.
BJA President Ahedya Ahmad said the association would coordinate with institutions and companies in the private sector to find them jobs that are commensurate with their academic qualifications and practical experience.
"Our mission at BJA is to support you in any way we can," O'Donnell said, highlighting the specific efforts that BJA has made during the last few years to improve recidivism and reentry across the country.
Ewan Jaffray (left) and Joseph McNeill of Southlands Judo Club, are pictured with their medals and coach Mick Caveney at the BJA British Judo Championships in Kidderminster.
She reminded that the BJA had always issued clear statements to the Supreme Judicial Council in response to negative processes and scandals in the judiciary, adding that this was the right approach for any other sphere which required reforms.
BJA chief executive Simon Rainer said: "All the precious metal and gemstones used in the brooch were donated to the BJA and several members also gave generously of their skills and production expertise to create it in Birmingham's Jewellery Quarter."
Although the code, launched at the BJA premises in Juffair last night, is not binding by law, the association plans to lobby parliament and push for it to become part of the kingdom's media laws.
Prize: pounds 1,000 to spend in 16 BJA jewellery shops in Birmingham's Jewellery Quarter.
Kevin joins bja from Danfoss Controls, where he offered Retail-Care HACCP and sustainable energy management systems to food factories, RDCs and the retail sector.