CEHRD had a participatory consultative survey of stakeholders and the project participants and a baseline to ascertain the human rights needs of people in selected communities in Rivers State. Six (6) thematic areas were earmarked as a fall out of the research. A consultant was hired to carryout training in collaboration with the coordinating committee members. The 5-day induction training was held at Jennifer Hotels, Omoku on 8th – 12th September, 2014.
The training led to the induction of Selected CBOs who became project participants and implemented the micro project in the Port Harcourt area. Project participants got in-depth knowledge of their thematic areas in relation to the regional and international human right instruments. They also acquired the knowledge to the design their micro project, as well as get acquainted with the coordinating committee.