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National Human Rights Commission

Abuja, Nigeria
www.nigeriarights.gov.ng

National Human Rights Commission was awarded $1,150,000 between 2001 and 2015, including 5 grants in Human Rights.

$200,000

2015 • 3 years, 2 months • Human Rights

The National Human Rights Commission is Nigeria’s national human rights body established to deal with all matters relating to the promotion and protection of human rights, investigation of alleged human rights violations, and enforcement of decisions of the Commission’s Governing Council. The award supports work to document and expose human rights violations related to hate speech and election violence and hold perpetrators to account. The activities include (a) public hearings on hate speech acts; (b) documentation and dissemination of the findings of public hearings; and (c) holding perpetrators of hate speech acts accountable.

$80,000

2008 • 1 year • Human Rights

To host a meeting of the Network of National Human Rights Institutions of Africa and National Human Rights Institutions of West Africa.

$400,000

2007 • 4 years • Human Rights

To build the capacity to implement the National Action Plan for the promotion and protection of human rights and to document and report on human rights violations in Nigeria (over three years).

$300,000

2004 • 2 years • Human Rights

To implement the National Action Plan for the Promotion and Protection of Human Rights in Nigeria (over two years).

$170,000

2001 • 1 year • Human Rights

To support a National Action Plan for human rights in Nigeria.

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