Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA)

ECOSOC Status: None
Type: NGO working on Drugs
Address: Secretariat
Suite A37 (Front View)
Maitama Office Shopping Complex
Limpopo Street, FHA
Maitama Abuja,
Country: Nigeria
Region: Western Africa
UN Languages: English
Other languages:
  • Education
  • Prevention
  • Research
  • Anti-Human Trafficking

  • Other:'Human Rights, Rule of Law, Migration, Governance'
Short description:
HURIWA's mission is to raise a team of nigerian gifted writers and journalists devoted to the comprehensive application of the rule of law, respect for the human rights of all Nigerians through constructive dialogues with relevant stakeholders. It has consistently used its members' newsletters to educate nigerians on the necessity for government officials and all other persons to respect human rights. HURIWA has held a series of lectures and publications, such as the "Icons of Human Rights Magazine", a quarterly publication on the challenges to human rights and on the victims of crime.
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