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Town hall meeting in Port Harcourt LGA

The Rivers State Violence Against Persons (Prohibition) [VAPP] Law is a holistic law on violence against persons: physical, psychological, verbal, political and sexual. In the bid to make it known to the public, CEHRD organized a town hall meeting in Port Harcourt Local Government. The main objective was to sensitize the local community, police, legal …

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2022 WORLD WETLANDS DAY PRESS STATEMENT

Government should take steps to save wetlands from disappearing, Conserve and restore degraded wetlands This year’s commemoration is focused on the value of the wetlands, importance of managing wetlands, significance of wetland restoration and how people can demonstrate love towards wetlands. These composite wetland-actions constitute the much-needed programmes for conservation and protection of existing wetlands. …

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Advert for a Vendor (Printing Firm)

Vendor Location : Port Harcourt, NIGERIA Date of Advertisement: 21-01-2022 Type of Contract : Service Contract Languages Required : English   Starting Date :(date when the selected printer is expected to start) 04-02-2022 The Centre for Environment, Human Rights and Development (CEHRD) is a leading Non-Governmental Organization located in Port Harcourt that promotes Human Rights and …

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Advert for a Consultant

Location : Port Harcourt, NIGERIA Date of Advertisement: 17-01-2022 Type of Contract : Consultancy Languages Required : English Starting Date : 31-01-2022 (date when the selected candidate is expected to start) Centre for Environment, Human Rights and Development (CEHRD) is a leading Non-Governmental Organization located in Port Harcourt that promotes Human Rights and Sustainable Green …

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2021 Mangrove Day: CEHRD calls for urgent legislation and policy to protect mangroves in Nigeria

As the World Mangrove Day is marked today (26th July 2021), the Centre for Environment, Human Rights and Development (CEHRD) insists ‘mangroves are the last lines of defense of coastal communities in the Niger Delta against erosion, flooding and food insecurity, and need urgent legislative and policy attention. The mangrove ecosystem constitutes a critical support …

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WORLD OCEANS DAY JUNE 8, 2021

PRESS RELEASE As the world commemorates the 2021 World Ocean Day (WOD) tagged ‘The Ocean: Life and Livelihoods’, the Centre for Environment, Human Rights and Development (CEHRD) demands that the Nigerian government and citizens should reflect on the livelihood supporting functions of the ocean and other ecosystem goods and services that the ocean provides. Yet, …

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WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY, JUNE 5, 2021.

WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY, JUNE 5, 2021. A PRESS RELEASE This year’s world Environment Day Commemoration has been tagged “Ecosystem Restoration“, which marks the start of UN Decade of Ecosystem Restoration. Though the Niger Delta is amongst the world’s richest biodiversity regions, it is one of the worst degraded eco-regions with unprecedented loss of community livelihoods …

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