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
TAMKO KUHUSU MATUKIO YA KUPOTEA/KUTOONEKANA NA KUTEKWA KWA WATU NCHINI 1.0 Utangulizi Mtandao wa Watetezi wa Haki za Binadamu Tanzania umekuwa ukifuatilia kwa ukaribu matukio mbali mbali ya utekaji ambayo yamekuwa yakihatarisha hali ya usalama na kuzua taharuki miongoni mwa wananchi. Katika taarifa iliyotolewa na Waziri wa Mambo ya Ndani, Mhe Kangi Lugola, mnamoJuly 11, 2019
Earlier today, H.E. Hon. Roberto Mengoni, Ambassador of Italy in Tanzania together with his assistant Ms. Lavinia Pilosu visited THRDC offices and engaged in a meeting with THRDC’s Management team.July 8, 2019
EVALUATION OF THE 2015 CSOs ELECTION MANIFESTO AND DEVELOPING A NEW ELECTION MANIFESTO FOR THE 2019/20 ELECTIONS
EVALUATION OF THE 2015 CSOs ELECTION MANIFESTO AND DEVELOPING A NEW ELECTION MANIFESTO FOR THE 2019/20 ELECTIONS Today on 5th July 2019, the Tanzania Human Rights Defenders’ Coalition (THRDC) convened a CSOs’ dialogue at Kisenga – LAPF building; to Evaluate and analyze the 2015 CSOs Election manifesto but also began drafting a new CSOs ElectionJuly 5, 2019
VISIT FROM REPRESENTATIVES OF THE OFFICE OF THE REGISTRAR OF NGOs IN TANZANIA Greatly honored by a visit from officials of the office of the Registrar of NGOs today at our office. We deliberated on the work being done by THRDC, its member organizations and future constructive engagements between the Government and CSOs.June 24, 2019
STATEMENT ON THE VIOLATION OF LAWS AND DUE PROCESS IN THE ARREST AND DETENTION OF JOURNALIST ERICK KABENDERA
STATEMENT ON THE VIOLATION OF LAWS AND DUE PROCESS IN THE ARREST AND DETENTION OF JOURNALIST ERICK KABENDERA Introduction Erick Kabendera is a freelance investigative journalist who writes on various local and international publications. Erick Kabendera was arrested by people who identified themselves as police force on 29th July, 2019 around 18:00p.m at hisAugust 12, 2019
TAMKO KUHUSU UKIUKWAJI WA SHERIA NA TARATIBU KATIKA KUKAMATWA NA KUSHIKILIWA KWA MWANDISHI ERICK KABENDERA
TAMKO KUHUSU UKIUKWAJI WA SHERIA NA TARATIBU KATIKA KUKAMATWA NA KUSHIKILIWA KWA MWANDISHI ERICK KABENDERA Utangulizi Erick Kabendera ni mwandishi wa habari za uchunguzi wa kujitegemea anayeandika kuhusu habari za ndani ya nchi na za Kimataifa. Erick Kabendera alikamatwa na watu waliojitambulisha kuwa ni askari wa Jeshi la Polisi tarehe 29 Julai 2019 saa 12August 11, 2019
🗞NEWS ALERT! BOLLEN NGETTI IS NOT AT STAKISHARI POLICE STATION Following reports about the arrest of investigative journalist Mr. Bollen Ngetti, yesterday on 8th August, 2019, Advocate Jones Sendodo from the Tanzania Human Rights Defenders Coalition (THRDC) went to Stakishari police station to follow up on the matter as it was claimed that he wasAugust 9, 2019
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