Society for widows and orphans (SOWIPHANS)

ECOSOC Status: None
Type: NGO working on Crime
Address: 72 CHRIST CHURCH ROAD, OWERRI, IMO STATE
Country: Nigeria
Region: Western Africa
Website: http://sowiphans.wordpress.com
UN Languages: English
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Areas:
  • Prevention
  • Training
  • Anti-Corruption
  • Criminal Justice

  • Other:'Human Rights, Governance'
Short description:
SOWIPHANS reaches out to the marginalized and vulnerable groups with human right issues, through crime and drug prevention programmes, health care services, poverty alleviation programmes and through advocacy. The NGO mobilizes community participation, education and sensitization, as well as capacity building and economic empowerment.
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