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

  • THRDC NA UNIC WAENDESHA MDAHALO KUWAELIMISHA WANAFUNZI WA SHULE YA SEKONDARI MCHIKICHINI KUHUSU KAZI ZAO

    THRDC NA UNIC WAENDESHA MDAHALO KUWAELIMISHA WANAFUNZI WA SHULE YA SEKONDARI MCHIKICHINI KUHUSU KAZI ZAO Dar es Salaam – Tanzania Leo Mtandao wa Watetezi wa Haki za Binadamu Tanzania (THRDC) pamoja na Kituo cha Habari cha Umoja wa Mataifa nchini (UNIC) wameitembelea shule ya Sekondari Mchikichini iliyopo Kariakoo jijini Dar es Salaam, kuwaelimisha wanafunzi wa

    September 26, 2019
  • ERICK KABENDERA’s CASE ADJOURNED, BUT DIAGNOSED WITH SPINAL PROBLEMS

    ERICK KABENDERA’s CASE ADJOURNED, BUT DIAGNOSED WITH SPINAL PROBLEMS Dar es Salaam – Tanzania Today on 18th September 2019, Tanzanian investigative journalist Erick Kabendera who is facing three charges including; Leading an Organized crime, Evading Tax and Money Laundering, has yet again had his case adjourned by the Kisutu Resident Magistrate Court in Dar es

    September 19, 2019
  • TAMKO KUHUSU MATUKIO YA KUPOTEA/KUTOONEKANA NA KUTEKWA KWA WATU NCHINI

    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, mnamo

    July 11, 2019
  • A VISIT FROM ITALIAN AMBASSADOR H.E. HON. ALBERTO MENGONI

    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
  • VISIT FROM REPRESENTATIVES OF THE OFFICE OF THE REGISTRAR OF NGOs IN TANZANIA

    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
  • TANZIA!!!

    TANZIA!!! Mtandao wa Watetezi wa Haki za Binadamu Tanzania (THRDC) umesikitishwa na taarifa za kifo cha BI. GETRUDE ALEX (40) ambaye alikuwa Ofisa wa Tume ya Haki za Binadamu na Utawala Bora (Commission for Human Rights and Good Governance – CHRAGG). Bi. Getrude Alex alifikwa na umauti usiku wa Novemba 23, 2019; siku mbili baada

    November 26, 2019
  • PRESS STATEMENT ON THE ARREST OF ADVOCATE JOSEPH RHOBI MARTINUS

    PRESS STATEMENT ON THE ARREST OF ADVOCATE JOSEPH RHOBI MARTINUS 1.0 Introduction Tanzania Human Rights Defenders Coalition strongly condemns the arrest and continued detainment of Advocate Joseph Rhobi Martinus (Roll No. 7357) by the police force. The Advocate was arrested on 22nd November 2019 following the instructions of the Regional Commissioner of Shinyanga and was

    November 25, 2019
  • TAMKO KUHUSU KUKAMATWA KWA WAKILI JOSEPH RHOBI MARTINUS

    TAMKO KUHUSU KUKAMATWA KWA WAKILI JOSEPH RHOBI MARTINUS 1.0 Utangulizi Mtandao wa Watetezi wa Haki za Binadamu Tanzania (THRDC) unalaani vikali kitendo cha kukamatwa na kuendelea kushikiliwa na Jeshi la Polisi kwa Wakili Joseph Rhobi Martinus (Roll No. 7357). Wakili huyo alikamatwa kwa agizo la Mkuu wa Mkoa wa Shinyanga mnamo tarehe 22.11.2019 ambapo aliachiwa

    November 25, 2019

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