The Conscience for Human Rights and Conflict Resolution (CHRCR) Kogi State is a non-governmental organization, non-religious and non-partisan. Established in the year 2000 based in Lokoja, Kogi State..
Our goal is to Institutionalise Anti-corruption, Transparency and Accountability in Nigeria by ensuring necessary political commitment to deepen and spread Anti-corruption, Accountability in Elections.
We campaign for the promotion of human rights and peaceful co-existence.
Our major instrument is the use of Media for Advocacy particularly for grassroot mobilization and development
We research and published books and articles including a Monthly publication of “THE PERSPECTIVES” Magazine, and a book on the plight of widows in the Northern Nigeria titled WAILING WIDOWS.
Our Activities include Advocacy visits to Media agencies and Goverment parastatals, Workshop, Trainings and Awareness campains.
Between 2009-2014 we introduce to the Kogi State Assembly GENDER AND EQUAL OPPORTUNITY BILLS which was passed in March 2014 into Law after rigorous lobbying. The Bill was the first in Northern Nigeria and also the third in the Federation as part of the effort to domesticate Convention on the Elimination of all forms of Discriminations against Women (CEDAW). Beside this, we have also
Pre - Governorship Election Visitation to Conscience for Human Rights and Conflict Resolution (CHRCR) by YIAGA African team on 10th July, 2019.
Centre for Human Rights and Conflict Resolution (CHRCR) Advocacy visit to Philip Olusola Ayodele, the Commandant, Nigeria Security & Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Kogi State Command, Lokoja, on Anti-Corruption, Transparency and Accountability in Elections on 15th May, 2019.
One Day Quarterly Review Meeting for Media and CSOs on Anti-Corruption, Transparency and Accountability in Elections. On 14th May, 2019 @ NUJ Hall, Lokoja.
Centre for Human Rights and Conflict Resolution(CHRCR) Advocacy visit to Hakeem .A. Busari (psc) the Commissioner of Police, Kogi State Command Headquarter, Lokoja, on Anti-Corruption, Transparency and Accountability in Elections on 9th April, 2019.
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