Archive | Ongoing Projects

IHRDA launches human rights capacity-building program for Gambia’s Intelligence Services

26 September 2017 The Institute for Human Rights and Development in Africa (IHRDA) is organizing a three-day training workshop to mark the launching of a human rights capacity-building program for The Gambia’s State Intelligence Services – SIS (previously known as the National Intelligence Agency – NIA). The training workshop that runs from 25-27 September 2017 […]

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IHRDA, APDF train Malian female lawyers, CSOs on women’s rights litigation

12 July 2016 IHRDA and local partner Association pour le Progrès et la Défense des Droits des Femmes (APDF) are organizing a 3-day training workshop for female lawyers and CSOs on women’s rights litigation in Mali from 12-14 July 2016. Participants will receive lessons on major instruments, jurisprudence, challenges, strategies and opportunities relevant to strategic […]

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The African Children Charter Project

Background IHRDA received funding from the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (SIDA) in order to implement the African Children’s Charter Project (ACCP), a four year (2010- 2014) joint action plan initiated by five Civil Society Organizations (CSOs), aimed at strengthening the capacity of the African Committee of Experts on the Rights and Welfare of the […]

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Capacity Building Project in The Gambia and Ivory Coast

Background IHRDA has received funding from the National Endowment for Democracy (NED) to train lawyers, judicial officers and CSOs in The Gambia and Ivory Coast on the use of international human rights law in the promotion and protection of human rights at domestic level. Lawyers and CSOs will also be trained on how to identify, […]

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