Welcome to The East African Centre for Human Rights
OUR IMPACT SINCE 2010.
Our focus areas
EACHRights focuses on key areas such as education, health, gender equality, advocacy, research, and capacity building.
Through these areas, the organization strives to create an enabling environment where individuals can fully enjoy their rights and live with dignity.
As a non-partisan entity, EACHRights is committed to spearheading diverse programs and initiatives that champion human rights advocacy on both regional and national scales. At the core of its endeavors lies a steadfast commitment to a rights-based approach, accentuating the paramount importance of upholding and respecting human rights principles across the entirety of its activities.
EACHRights actively forges collaborations with policymakers, governmental institutions, civil society organizations, and communities, harnessing collective efforts to instigate positive change and effectively confront the multifaceted challenges surrounding human rights. Central to its mission is the advocacy for inclusive policies, an unwavering dedication to research aimed at generating evidence-based knowledge, the provision of legal support to victims enduring human rights violations, and the strategic empowerment of communities to assert their rights.
By diligently navigating the intersections of policy, research, legal advocacy, and community empowerment, EACHRights stands as a beacon of resilience in the pursuit of a more just, equitable, and rights-centric society. The organization remains unwavering in its commitment to promoting and safeguarding human rights, leveraging a comprehensive and multifaceted approach that resonates with stakeholders across various spheres of influence.
Focus on Inclusion
By collaborating with various stakeholders and raising awareness about human rights issues, EACHRights works towards creating a just and inclusive society in East Africa. The organization envisions a region where human rights are respected, protected, and promoted for all individuals, regardless of their social or economic background.
Partner with us
Join hands with us as we seek to initiate and undertake programmes that promote, protect, and enhance Economic, Social, and Cultural Rights (ECOSOC Rights) in across East Africa for vulnerable and marginalized groups.