Center for Research and Development (CRD) [Formerly Civic Alliance for Democracy and Governance (CADEGO)]
A society where human rights are respected and where democratic participation is institutionalized at all levels.
To promote a culture of human rights, democracy and good governance through research and training, leading to sustainable development.
- To broaden rural people’s understanding of civil and political rights and increase their democratic participation in national and local decision making.
- To increase the capacity of rural community leaders to promote human rights and democracy in discharging their duties.
- To promote and increase the democratic participation of women in decision-making.
- To research and document human rights abuses leading to prosecution of offenders and assistance to the victims.