Our Focus

Our main focus is on the rural areas, its people, biodiversity conservation, rural health and population.

Our Networks

We partner with several networks and coalitions at local, national and international levels, sharing similar mission and vision.

Our Mandate

Promoting sustainable green development and entrenchment of human rights in Nigeria.

Our Core Values

Selflessness, commitment, courage, honesty, accountability, sincerity and transparency.

Our Strengths

Professional and experienced staff, deep knowledge of the Niger Delta environment, international partnership, research and evidence-based approach to issues, objectivity and unbiased reporting,...

Our Vision

A just society with an enabling environment for the realization of the peoples’ fundamental human rights

Our Outreach

Strategic for the promotion of human rights in our society, in defence of the vulnerable.

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Center for Environment, Human Rights and Development

Our work spans through the entire Niger Delta. Our main focus is on the rural areas, its people, biodiversity conservation, rural health and population. We also monitor document and report human rights violations across the region. In some of the cases, CEHRD provides legal advocacy to victims of human rights violations. 

CEHRD

Promoting sustainable green development and entrenchment of human rights in Nigeria

Our Programs

OUR SCOPE IS NATIONAL

Our works cut across all strata of society in terms of age, gender and abilities, and the ratio of women to men we serve is 55:45.

We work towards a world where every child is free and their rights are protected under a just law

CEHRD researches, monitors and document on human rights, small arms, governance and topical biodiversity and environmental issues in the Niger Delta region and their associated human rights impacts

Over the years, CEHRD has grown into a leading NGO in the human rights and environmental movement in Nigeria, recording a number of important successes and milestones in the civil society sector

Our Vision
A just society with an enabling environment for the realization of the peoples’ fundamental human rights.

Recent Publications

  • Reports
  • Environment & Conservation
  • Human Rights & Governance
  • Rural Health & Community Development
Reports
  • Reports
  • Environment & Conservation
  • Human Rights & Governance
  • Rural Health & Community Development
Environment & Conservation
2-Day Capacity Building for Women for Environmental Justice Network (WEJN) in Bayelsa State

CEHRD organised 2-day capacity building for Women for Environmental Justice Network (WEJN) on “Advocating for Environmental Justice” under the environment stream of the Dutch project. …

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Human Rights & Governance
CEHRD Calls on the Rivers State Governor, His Excellency, Chief Nyesom Wike to Sign the VAPP Bill into Law in Rivers State

Today, Wednesday, 22 July 2020, CEHRD organized a press briefing at CEHRD secretariat, Port Harcourt. The briefing was to kickstart a media campaign and asking …

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Environment & Conservation
Baseline for Ogoniland Cleanup

This is CEHRD’s Environmental, Health, Human Rights and Gender Baseline for Ogoniland Cleanup: A Framework for Statutory and Policy Change document.  Click on the link …

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Environment & Conservation
2-Day Capacity Building for Women for Environmental Justice Network (WEJN) in Rivers State

 CEHRD organised a 2-day capacity building for Women for Environmental Justice Network (WEJN) on “Advocating for Environmental Justice” under the environment stream of the Dutch …

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Our Partners