Human Right Education – HRE


HRE is the advocacy arm of the organization under which we carry out various project aimed at creating awareness and sensitizing the public and policy makers on the endemic and prevalent nature of violence against women and young girls and its negative consequences on the society.

Our HRE projects include:

School Based Advocacy (SBA)
  • Partnering with public and private schools to raise awareness among students on sexual violence
  • Provide capacity  building trainings to the Management of  schools on how to prevent, recognize the signs of;  and respond to child sexual abuse
  • Train parents on how to prevent, recognize and respond to child sexual abuse.
  • Provide information on available resources/referral services

Sensitization programme on sexual violence at Okota Grammar School Isolo

Sensitization events at Senior High Secondary School at Isolo

Sensitization programme on sexual violence at Eva Adelaja Girls Senior Secondary School

Faith Based Advocacy (FBA)
  • Sensitization of religious leaders
  • Capacity building for religious marriage counselors.

Faith based advocacy event at Christ Apostle Church, Ishawo, Ikorodu Lagos

Faith based round table disccussion with marriage counsellor at St Timothy Catholic Church, Ojodu Berger, Lago

Faith based advocacy event at First Baptist Church, Ishawo, Ikorodu Lagos

Media Advocacy (MA)
  • Use of the social media in public awareness creation
  • Partnering with the electronic media (radio and television) in organizing/participating in talk shows and programmes to raise awareness
  • Running columns in some newspapers

Press Conference on baby Micheal Alvez’s fight with facial haeman

Conference on Police Discrimination/Impunity Handling VAW Cases: Oluchi Onyebuchi

Press Conference/Demonstration on the shocking death of Dr. Hestianna Idiodi – Thomas

Male Involvement Project
  • Sensitize men/boys on gender-based violence; its prevalence, forms and impact
  • Work with professional and business men to be change agents in their communities
  • Work with men to mentor the next generation

Male Involvement in the Elimination of Violence Against Women

Roundtable Discussion on Male Involvement in the Elimination of Violence Against Women

Male Involvement Consultative Forum

Social Advocacy (SA)
  • Organize seminars and workshops for various target audience
  • Give talks at various events on gender-based violence

Capacity building for educators at Mind Builders Schools

Public Schools Counselors Capacity Building on Response to Sexual Violence for Lagos State Education District Two (Shomolu, Kosofe, Ikorodu Zone)

Training for Senior Police Officers in Lagos on Responding to GBV