About Us

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

THRDC Membership

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

Mandate

The mandate of the THRD-Coalition is to protect, empower and support human rights defenders in Tanzania.

Vision

The Coalition envisages a free and secured working environment for Human Rights Defenders in Tanzania.

Mission

The Coalition strives to maximize the protection, respect and recognition of HRDs in Tanzania through, protection, capacity building and advocacy.

Values

The promotion of deep respect and empathy for defenders and acting in a very responsive, rapid, flexible manner.

Over 5 Years of Service

150 members
registered
6000 defenders
protected
19 project
completed
5 years
of service

News & Updates

  • UZINDUZI WA MWONGOZO WA KODI KWA ASASI ZA KIRAIA

    Mtandao wa Watetezi wa Haki za Binadamu Tanzania (THRDC), Taasisi ya Wajibu Institute, KPMG kwa kushirikiana na Mamlaka ya Mapato Tanzania (TRA) hii leo wamezindua mwongozo waw Kodi kwa Asasi za Kiraia (CSO Tax Tool-Kit). Akizungumza katika uzinduzi huo uliohudhuriwa na viongozi kutoka TRA Pamoja na watetezi wa Haki za binadamu kutoka taasisi ya Wajibu

    September 24, 2021
  • MEETING BETWEEN THRDC AND NaCONGO

    Today 21st September 2021, The Chairperson of The National Council of Non-Governmental Organizations (NaCONGO) Ms. Lilian Badi paid a courtesy visit at the Tanzania Human Rights Defenders Coalition (THRDC) Offices and held a discussion on how to improve cooperation between THRDC and NaCONGO. Also, on how THRDC members will participate in the Annual Non-Governmental Organizations

    September 21, 2021
  • INTERNATIONAL DAY OF PEACE

    In commemoration of International Day of Peace, THRDC reminds all people that; “A sustainable and peaceful world is built in ideal recognition and effective realization of Human Rights corresponding to a fundamental duty which is “peace” Happy International Day of Peace 2021 “Recovering Better for an Equitable and Sustainable World” Issued by Tanzania Human Right

    September 21, 2021
  • THRDC YAWAONGEZEA UWEZO MAWAKILI WA TLS KANDA YA UBUNGO NAMNA YA KUENDESHA MASHAURI YENYE MASLAHI KWA UMMA

    Mtandao wa Watetezi wa Haki za Binadamu Tanzania (THRDC) kwa kushirikiana na Chama cha Mawakili Tanganyika (TLS) wameendesha mafunzo ya siku moja kwa mawakili wa TLS Kanda ya Ubungo kuhusu namna ya kuendesha mashauri yenye maslahi ya umma (Public Interest Litigation). Mafunzo hayo yalifanyika katika Jengo la Wakili House jijini Dar es salaam na yanalenga

    September 18, 2021
  • THRDC MEMBERS HANDOVER 100 MATTRESSES TO ZANZIBAR PRISONS

    Early on September 17, 2021, Tanzania Human Rights Defenders Coalition (THRDC) in collaboration with members of the Coalition in Zanzibar zone handed over donation of 100 mattresses to prisoners who are serving their sentences in Zanzibar prisons. The donation is part of contribution of THRDC members who are scattered across Tanzania mainland and in the

    September 17, 2021

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