The Coalition started in 2010 as a loose network of 14 Human Rights NGOs and in 2012 THRDC was formally established as an umbrella organization and since then we have instigated and undertaken a range of human rights projects. Read More
THRDs-Coalition is comprised of both individual and organizational memberships, whereby as of now The Coalition has more than 160 members who are basically human rights defenders NGOs, individual HRDS in Tanzania (HRDs). Read More
Glimpse on THRDC
The mandate of the THRD-Coalition is to protect, empower and support human rights defenders in Tanzania.
The Coalition envisages a free and secured working environment for Human Rights Defenders in Tanzania.
The Coalition strives to maximize the protection, respect and recognition of HRDs in Tanzania through, protection, capacity building and advocacy.
The promotion of deep respect and empathy for defenders and acting in a very responsive, rapid, flexible manner.
News & Updates
Tanzania Human Rights Defenders Coalition (THRDC) in collaboration with the Freedom House and Pact under the support of USAID validated an Advocacy Strategy for the CSOs Working Group on Civic Space. A Civic Space Working Group was established in 2018 for the purpose of building the capacity of CSOs in Tanzania to collectively and effectivelyApril 10, 2019
Launching of The Compendium of Laws and Policies Affecting Civil Society Space in Tanzania and The Report on the Situation of Human Rights Defenders of 2018
One of the Colosseum Hotel in Dar es Salaam was today honoured with the launch of the Compendium of Laws and Policies Affecting the Civil Society Space and The Report on Situation of Human Rights Defenders and Civic Space in Tanzania. The launch was attended to by many human rights defenders and Civil Societies representativesApril 3, 2019
INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’s DAY: THEME: “RECOGNIZING AND AMPLIFYING THE VOICES OF RURAL WOMEN HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENDERS”
The International Women’s Day is commemorated worldwide on the 8th of March every year. The Tanzania Human Rights Defenders Coalition (THRDC) works closely with its members, especially those who defend Women’s Rights in rural areas. The International Women’s Day is commemorated worldwide on the 8th of March every year. The Tanzania Human Rights Defenders CoalitionMarch 8, 2019
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