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
Human Rights & Governance
Training Manual on Gender and Entrepreneurship

Excerpt from the Forward to the Manual ”In May 2019, CEHRD conducted a baseline research on women’s workforce characteristics in Rivers and Bayelsa States. The …

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Child Right Project
CEHRD CALLS FOR ACTION AGAINST GENDER-BASED VIOLENCE

Gender-based violence (GBV) increases during every type of emergency- whether economic crises, conflict or disease outbreaks. Pre-existing toxic social norms and gender inequalities, economic and …

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Environment & Conservation
Press Release to commemorate 2020 World Ocean Day tagged ‘innovation for sustainable ocean’ on June 8, 2020.

The Centre for Environment, Human Rights and Development joins the world to commemorate this year’s world ocean day. The day is set aside by the …

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Environment & Conservation
Press Release to commemorate 2020 World Environment Day tagged ‘Time for Nature’ on June 5, 2020.  

As the world marks the 2020 World Environment Day titled “Time for Nature”, the Centre for Environment, Human Rights and Development (CEHRD) decries the degrading …

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Our Partners