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
  • CALL FOR APPLICATION: CONSULTANCY ASSIGNMENT ON THE EFFECTS OF DRACONIAN LAWS ON HRDs IN TANZANIA

    CALL FOR APPLICATION: CONSULTANCY FOR CONDUCTING A CASE-BASED STUDY ON DRACONIAN LAWS THAT AFFECT HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENDERS IN TANZANIA Opportunity: Consultant Organization: Tanzania Human Rights Defenders Coalition Closing date: 16th October 2019 Read more here…(https://thrdc.or.tz/opportunities/call-for-application-consultancy-assignment-on-the-effects-of-draconian-laws-on-hrds-in-tanzania/)

    October 9, 2019
  • TANZANIA CSOs TO PRESENT UPR REPORT BEFORE THE UNHRC

    TANZANIA CSOs TO PRESENT UPR REPORT BEFORE THE UNHRC Today on 28th September 2019, the Tanzania Human Rights Defenders Coalition (THRDC) in collaboration with 90 Civil Society Organizations from Tanzania mainland and Zanzibar is conducting Universal Periodic Review (UPR) midterm report Validation session at Kisenga Hall, LAPF building in Dar es Salaam. The meeting aims

    September 28, 2019
  • TAMKO KUHUSU KUFUNGIWA NA KUPIGWA FAINI KWA VITUO VYA MTANDAONI VYA KWANZA TV, WATETEZI TV NA AYO TV

    TAMKO KUHUSU KUFUNGIWA NA KUPIGWA FAINI KWA VITUO VYA MTANDAONI VYA KWANZA TV, WATETEZI TV NA AYO TV 1.0) Utangulizi Mtandao wa Watetezi wa Haki za Binadamu Tanzania (THRDC) unalaani vikali kitendo cha Kamati ya Maudhui ya Mamlaka ya Mawasiliano Tanzania kufungia kituo cha Televisheni mtandaoni cha Kwanza TV, kwa muda wa miezi sita (6)

    September 27, 2019

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