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Human Rights NGOs in Nigeria (List 1)

Below are some of the Human Rights Organizations in Nigeria. This is 2016 list, and yet to be updated.

  1. Federation Of International Female Lawyers
  2. Foundation For Environmental Rights, Advocacy And Development
  3. Centre For Democracy And Development
  4. The Human Rights Law Service
  5. Network On Police Reform In Nigeria
  6. Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Center
  7. Childs Right Protective Initiative Right
  8. CLEEN Foundation
  9. LEDAP-Legal Defence And Assistance Project
  10. WACOL-Women’s Aid Collective
  11. CPD- Community Partners For Development
  12. PJ- Partnership For Justice
  13. WARDC-Women Advocacy Research And Documentation Centre
  14. Project Alert On Violence Against Women
  15. CACOL-Coalition Against Corrupt Leaders
  16. Niger Delta Budget Monitoring Group
  17. PEDANET-Persons With Disability Network
  18. PANAFSTRAG-Pan-African Strategic And Policy Research Group
  19. Seri-Socio Economic Rights Initiative
  20. AHIP-Adolescent Health And Information Project
  21. IHRHL-Institute Of Human Rights And Humanitarian Law
  22. PRAWA-Prisons Rehabilitation And Welfare Agency
  23. CCIDESOR-Citizens Center For Integrated Development And Social Rights
  24. CIRDDOC-Civil Resource And Documentation Development Center
  25. BOCOPED-Borno Coalition
  26. HEDA Resource Center
  27. SERAP-Social Economic Rights Accountability Project
  28. Gender And Youth Rights Initiative
  29. Human Rights Monitor
  30. Network For Justice
  31. Connecting Gender
  32. WRAPA-Women’s Rights Advancement And Protection Alternative
  33. Advocates San Frontieres
  34. NHRC-National Human Rights Commission
  35. SGCA-Society For Gender And Child Advancement
  36. Ceddart
  37. RIBAC-Rights Based Awareness Coalition
  38. CR-Confluence Of Rights
  39. Kano Civil Society Forum
  40. Media Gandhi Alternative
  41. PLAC- Policy And Legal Advocacy Center
  42. ZCC- Zero Coruption Coalition
  43. MGA- Minority Gender Action
  44. DAG- Democratic Action Group
  45. JDPC-Justice, Development And Peace Commission
  46. NBA- Nigerian Bar Association
  47. CSLS-Centre For Socio-Legal Studies
  48. Centre For Human Rights In Islam
  49. Replace-Rights Enforcement And Public Law Center
  50. CRD- Center For Research And Development
  51. AJ-Access To Justice
  52. NNHRI-Wa- Network Of National Human Rights Institution
  53. HURSDEF-Human Rights Social Development Environmental Foundation
  54. JIWNAJ-Jigawa Women’s Network For Access To Justice
  55. Bra-Basic Rights Action
  56. OSJI- Open Society Justice Initiative
  57. WABA- West African Bar Association
  58. HDI- Human Development Initiative
  59. WYEI-Women And Youth Empowerment Initiative
  60. MRA-Media Rights Agenda
  61. GSAN- Gender And Social Action Network
  62. AA-Alliances For Africa
  63. ECOWA-Echoes Of Women In Africa Foundation
  64. Mission5000plus
  65. MCI-Media Concern Initiative
  66. YACC
  67. Muslim Youth Initiative
  68. NNNGO-Nigeria Network Of Ngo’s
  69. Rsn-
  70. NCICC- Nigerian Coalition For The International Criminalcourt
  71. WDC-Women Development Center
  72. WCN-Women’s Consortium Of Nigeria
  73. Center For Women’s Health And Information
  74. AHI- Action Health Incorporated
  75. Baobab For Women Human Rights
  76. LRRDC-Legal Research And Resource Development Center
  77. LDC-Legal Defence Center
  78. GREIN-Grassroots Empowerment Initiative
  79. Human Rights Centre
  80. Centre For Peace Building & Socio-Economic Resources Development
  81. The Independent Project
  82. CEPSERD-Centre For Peace Building & Socio-Economic Resources Development
  83. CSO- Coalition Against Sexual Offence
  84. Lawyers Alert
  85. GR-Global Rights
  86. National Committee On Torture
  87. CIDJAP- Catholic Institute For Development, Justice And Peace
  88. GADA-Gender And Development Action
  89. WANEP – West Africa Network For Peace Building Nigeria
  90. HEDA Resource Center
  91. WANGONET- The West African Ngo Network
  92. Women Law & Development Centre
  93. NOPRIN Foundation
  94. Legal Resource Consortium
  95. SERAC- Social Economic Rights Action
  96. Human And Environmental Development Agenda
  97. Foundation For Environmental Rights, Advocacy & Development (FENRAD)
  98. Replinglin And Associates
  99. Vision Spring Initiatives
  100. Prison Inmate Development Initiative
  101. Global Community Prime Initiative
  102. Centre For The Advocacy Of Justice And Rights
  103. Human Rights And Community Development Initiative
  104. Center For Community Excellence (CENCEX)
  105. Coalition Of Budget Transparency Advocates In Kano (COBTAK).
  106. Community Outreach For Development And Welfare Advocacy
  107. Bauchi Human Right Network
  108. Organization For The Sustenance Of The Nigeria Environment
  109. Grassroots Economic Empowerment And Educational Development
  110. Rural Integrated Development Initiative
  111. Nawoj/Coalition For Human Rights Actors
  112. Centrum Initiative For Development And Fundamental Rights Advocacy (CEDDA)
  113. Concern For Women Development Initiative (COWODI)
  114. Health Education And Environmental Protection Alliance (HEEPA)
  115. Life Helpers Initiative
  116. Carmelite Prisoners’ Interest Organization (CAPIO)
  117. Global Community Prime Initiative
  118. Women’s Initiative For Self-Actualization
  119. Legend Youth Association
  120. Imenem Multi Purpose Cooperative Society
  121. Little Hearts Of Praise Initiative
  122. Partners For Peace
  123. WASIF
  124. Center For Agric & Rural Development (CARD)
  125. Humanitarian League
  126. Women Development Initiative
  127. Applicant Welfare And Development Centre
  128. Dynamic Youth Development Organization
  129. Civil Liberty Organization
  130. Divine Helpers Organization Of Nigeria
  131. Health And Development Initiative
  132. Women Economic Linkages Organizations Of Nigeria
  133. Fa International Women Association
  134. Widows And Orphans Development Organization
  135. Women And Community Livelihood Foundation
  136. Human Right Commission
  137. African Human Development Center
  138. Heal The Land Initiative
    139 Fast Lane Women Network
  139. Peace, Knowledge, Growth & Love Foundation (PEKGLOF)
  140. Rural Health & Women Development.
  141. Ac-Net
  142. Women United For Economic Empowerment
  143. Oluwafolakemi Washington Help Foundation (OWHF)
  144. Community Health Advancement And Fund Empowerment Centre
  145. Humanity Family Foundation For Peace And Development (HUFFPED)
  146. Life Builder Initiative (LBI)
  147. Foundation For Sustainable Health Promotion And Development (FOSHPAD)
  148. Centre For Advocacy, Rehabilitation And Empowerment
  149. Centre For Better Health And Community Development
  150. Centre For Education, Women Development And Population Family Life Activities (CEWAP)
  151. CISHAN
  152. Akinwumi Plus Ojo Foundation (APOF)
  153. Development Empowerment Initiative
  154. Triumphant Health And Development Initiative (THADI)
  155. Society For Women And Aids In Africa Nigeria (SWAAN)
  156. Balm In Gilead Foundation (BIGIF)
  157. War Against Child, Sexual And Physical Abuse Society (WACSPA)
  158. Mercy Trust Foundation (MTF)
  159. Women And Children Development And Health Research Initiative (WCDHRI)
  160. Tydas Nigeria Limited Ado
  161. New Initiative For Social Development (NISD)
  162. Global Network For Community Development (GNCD)
  163. Life And Peace Development Organization (LAPDO)
  164. Bethel
  165. Ministry Of Women Affairs, Ado-Ekiti
  166. Gender Relevance Initiative Promotion (GRIP)
  167. Adenike Obatayo Hope Foundation (ADOHF)
  168. Citizen Advocacy Group
  169. Michael Adedotun Oke Foundation
  170. Committee For Democracy And Rights Of The People
  171. Lokiaka Community Development Centre
  172. Climate And Environmental Development Initiative
  173. Centre For Community And Human Development
  174. Legal Resources Consortium (LRC)
  175. Girls Power Initiative (GPI)
  176. Onyenweife Paul Jideofor (Individual Member)
  177. Women Of Vision Development Initiative
  178. Center For Voters Awareness (CVA)
  179. United Youth For Development (UYD)
  180. The Socialist League (TSL)
  181. Youth Alliance Against Corruption (YAAC)
  182. National Women’s Alliance Against Corruption (NWAAC)
  183. Sharing Heart International (SHI)
  184. World Youth For Change Initiative (WYCI)
  185. D-Sky Development Initiatives
  186. Egalitarianism Development Initiatives
  187. Centre For Sustained Dialogue
  188. United Alliance Against Child Abuse
  189. Federation Of Muslim Women Association Of Nigeria (FOMWAN)
  190. Community Building Development Initiative (CBDI)
  191. Congress For Justice And People Rights (CJPR)
  192. Movement For Electoral Integrity (MEI)
  193. Conscious Citizens Initiative
  194. Yusrulahi Association
  195. Sisters Against Violence Initiatives (SAVI)
  196. Violence Defenders
  197. Community Development Group
  198. Society For Rights And Human Development
  199. Centre For Ethics Democracy And Development (CEDAD)
  200. Alexander Foundation
  201. Home Makers Women Development Initiative
  202. International Centre For Peace, Charity And Human Development (INTERCEP)
  203. Community Action For Popular Participation (CAPP)
  204. Community Based Development Non-Governmental Organization Forum
  205. Country Women Association Of Nigeria (COWAN)
  206. League For Human Rights
  207. Centre For Peace Advancement In Nigeria
  208. Persons With Disability (PWD)
  209. Ocean Center
  210. Displaced Women And Children Foundation (DWCF)
  211. Voice Of The Girl Child
  212. Centre For The Economic Empowerment For Women And Youth
  213. Inter-Gender
  214. Christian Women For Excellence And Empowerment In Nigeria Society (CWEENS)
  215. Human Rights Activist
  216. Coalition Of Human Rights Activists
  217. Community Environment Development Network
  218. Harry Wofasi Women For Family Stability Initiative
  219. Abua-Odual Kupe Foundation
  220. Movement For The Survival Of The Ogoni People
  221. Niger Delta Coalition
  222. Rivers Youth Coalition Vanguard (RYCV)
  223. Kebelkache Women
  224. Social Action
  225. Macwelff Maternal And Child Wellbeing Foundation
  226. Women Initiative For Transparency And Social Justice (WITSOJ)
  227. Center For Women And Vulnerable Children
  228. Doing Democracy Movement
  229. Niger Delta Civil Society Coalition
  230. Niger Delta Youth For Development And Positive Change
  231. Women Information Network (WINET)
  232. Divine Favour Foundation Initiative
  233. Eddy Ukoha Associates
  234. Centre For The Advancement Of Literacy And Leadership (CALL)
  235. New Era Development Education Centre (NEDEC)
  236. Clo/Inter-Solidarity
  237. New Innovation In Development Education For A Healthy Living Society (NEWIDEAHL)
  238. International Centre For Development And Budget Advocacy (ICBD)
  239. CRUDAN
  240. Social Watch, Nigeria
  241. Truth Is Life Care Giver
  242. Civil Resource Development And Documentation Centre
  243. Youth Education And Human Rights And Civil Responsibility (YEHRCR)
  244. International Federation Of Women Lawyers
  245. New Life Community Care Initiative (NELCCI)
  246. Youth Resource Education And Leadership Center 4 Africa (YORDEL)
  247. Divine Favour Foundation (DFF)
  248. Green Pastures Charity Centre (GREPAC)
  249. Human Rights And Youth Education On Human Right And Civil Responsibilities
  250. Alliances For Africa
  251. Safe Habitat
  252. Women’s Rights Advancement (WERA)
  253. Centre For Citizens With Disabilities
  254. Gender Consultant
  255. Channel Of Hope Initiative
  256. Women Of Virtue Network
  257. Center For Modu
  258. Women, Widows And Orphans
  259. Society Impact Initiative
  260. T/Fulani Associate
  261. Network For Empowerment And Development Initiative
  262. Democracy Action Group (Dag)
  263. Women Advancement Network
  264. Al-Usra Kano Initiative
  265. Danmarke Youth Development Association
  266. Right Based Awareness Coalition
  267. Youth Empowerment And Health Development Initiative
  268. Youth Stakeholders Forum
  269. Taurariya Association
  270. Ophanned Youth For Development
  271. Green Flog For Youth Development
  272. Access For Prisoners Rights
  273. Society For Youth Development And Orphaned Children
  274. Play Safe Foundation
  275. Child Protection Network
  276. Centre For Care Of The Vulnerable And Development (Ccvo)
  277. Wellbeing Foundation
  278. Women And Youth Development Initiative
  279. Step To Life
  280. Woman Kind Family Enhancement Initiative
  281. Millennium Resource And Consultancy Services
  282. Joliweb Home Foundation
  283. Association For Democratic Citizen
  284. Olive Community Development Initiative
  285. Civil Rights Initiative
  286. Adolescent Support Organization (ASO)
  287. Total Fidelity Movement For Relief Services
  288. Development Action For Humanity (DAH)
  289. Organization For The Sustenance Of The Nigeria Environment (OSNE)
  290. Initiative For Development
  291. Grassroot Action For Development
  292. Community Action Project
  293. Centre For Grassroot Development
  294. Centre For Development And Civil Education
  295. Crown Women Network
  296. We Care Foundation
  297. Community Development Information Centre
  298. Women In Peace Education And Community
  299. Health Global Organization
  300. Widows Development Trust
  301. Nigerian Association Of Women Journalist (NAWOJ)
  302. Udo Women Organization
  303. Favoured Women Association
  304. Kal Foundation For Youth Transformation
  305. Community Delightment Organization
  306. Sava The Society Initiative (Sasi)
  307. Community Development Initiative (CDI)
  308. Adolescent Health Center (AHC)
  309. Community Enlightenment And Development Initiative
  310. Kotorkoshi Emirate Development Initiative
  311. Save Mothers And Children Initiative Zamfara
  312. Community Development Forum
  313. Youth Initiative For Peace And Development
  314. Community Advancement Project
  315. Millennium Development Center Gusau Zamfara State
  316. Fulani Initiative For The Protection Of Environment And Less Privileged.
  317. Humanity Development And Peace initiative (HUDPI)
  318. Women In Education
  319. Support Development Association (SDA) Zamfara State
  320. Community Center For Women And Children Development (CCWCD)
  321. Voluntary Aid (VAI) Initiative
  322. Youth And Women Empowerment Initiative (YAWEI)
  323. Future Hope Foundation
  324. Hunnun Taimako Foundation
  325. Zamfara Youth Platform
  326. Green Fountain Foundation (G-FOF) Shinkafi
  327. Advocate For Gender Equality Prison Services
  328. Greenspring Development Initiative
  329. Cyndy Orji Foundation
  330. Total Support For The Rule Of Law & Justice Initiative
  331. Advocacy For Self Rehabilitation Initiative
  332. Anma Development Foundation
  333. Critical Response For Universal Xpression (CRUX)
  334. Devatop Centre for Africa Development
  335. Sexual Offence And Rehabilitation Initiative