CEHRD held her staff retreat from 27th to 30th October, 2016 at Eket, Akwa Ibom state. The retreat was used to review the strengths and weakness, opportunities and threats in the Niger Delta in relation to CEHRD’s works in the region. The organisational strategic plan from 2016 to 2018 and programmes were reviewed, way forward suggested. Board meeting Part of the activities during the retreat was the meeting of members of the Board of Directors of the organization. The meeting was presided over by the Board Chairperson, Constance Meju.
The Board did not only commend the management of the organization for remaining focused on the vision and mission of CEHRD, but also took vital decisions aimed at moving the organization to a higher level. The retreat ended with a renewed commitment from all Staff, Management and Board members to rekindle the founding vision and mission of CEHRD and to ensure that the organisation stays on course with its pioneering role as a leading human rights research and advocacy organisation; and more so, as an organisation dedicated to the course of the oppressed and down trodden in the society. At the end of the retreat, the organisation was charged for greater achievements.