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African Human Rights Coalition

Pretoria, South Africa
Joined August 2015
Presence in: South Africa
Focus: Education, Gender-based violence, Governance, Health

African Human Rights Coalition is a coalition of Organizations working on various human rights issues affecting African people – this range from Sexual and gender based violence, LGBTI equality, reproductive health and rights, women’s rights etc

People Associated With This Organization

Chidera Obulu

Nigeria  
African Human Rights Coalition (Unverified)
Joined April 2018
Interests: Gender-based violence, Health, Women's Rights
I am an open feminist and committed to learning, i have knowledge on providing sexual health and rights advocacy relating to sexual minorities in Nigeria. I was trained as a paralegal by Access to Good Health Initiative with the support by American Bar Association Rule Of Law- ABA-ROLI consultants. I am currently working as the Lead paralegal and Advocacy officer of Access to Good Health Initiative supporting sexual minorities and other vulnerable groups who are victims of Human rights violations.
I have engaged at several Human rights forum locally, regionally, and internationally with the focus on policy change and creating an enabling environment for the vulnerable group.
I also provides pro-bono activities for sexual minorities in Nigeria to effect a positive living.
My aim to join this network is to enhance my knowledge around Human rights and paralegal work to ensure that those i work for enjoys their entitlement as humans irrespective of their perceived sexual orientation.

Coenie Louw

South Africa  
African Human Rights Coalition
Joined August 2015
I am a medical doctor and founder of Gateway Health Institute. I am also founding director of the South African Chapter of the African Human Rights Coalition and Action Equality.

I am a 2015 winner of Grand Challenges Explorations - for research in global health and development, specifically for my work on childhood pneumonia. To this end I am also a member of the UN MDG envoy's Pneumonia Innovations Team.

I am currently active as medical director of Gateway Health Institute working in various fields for which our organization is mandated including HIV, MNCH, nutrition, mHealth technologies, and Human rights - with specific focus on Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights, Gender Based and sexual violence and key populations.

Falaye Danfakha

Senegal  
African Human Rights Coalition (Unverified)
Joined June 2016
Interests: Citizenship, Community / Customary Land Rights, Land & Natural Resources, Peace-building
i'am language and Cross-cultural Facilatator at the US Peace Corps, Research Assistant for american graduate students ,i speak in all 8 languages including french and english .

I'm looking for a support (conselor ,suggestios ,feedbacks ,funds ) for our organization so i can do more and better .

Idowu Bakare

Nigeria  
African Human Rights Coalition (Unverified)
Joined August 2017
Interests: Criminal Justice
I am a Nigerian from Ibadan in Oyo State. I am a technician as profession. I am a Muslim by religion.

Love Mpukusa

Malawi  
African Human Rights Coalition (Unverified)
Joined July 2017
Reaching out to the world making new connections

Am a woman aged 25, finished my university currently waiting to graduate,(Law school) I have been involved in legal issues for along time and am interested to joining because this will be a great way to familiarize myself with your network and and learn more.

Marie Chantal Koffi

Ivory Coast  
African Human Rights Coalition (Unverified)
Joined May 2017
Interests: Community / Customary Land Rights, Family, Gender-based violence
I am a judge and a member of the ivorian lawyer association and of women and law and developpment in Africa and a former member of the african committee for the welfare and the rights of child;
I fight for women and children rights ; I lead training in women and children rights and I have attend several meeting in women and children rights in my country , In Africa the most recent are( ghana(2005and 2009) South Africa (2004,2009,2016) ,Togo (2011,2015) and Europand USA;
I am expert in children and women rights

Steffie Ashioya

Kenya  
African Human Rights Coalition (Unverified)
Joined August 2017
Interests: Access to Information, Criminal Justice, Economic Empowerment, Family, Gender-based violence, Generalist Legal Services, Governance, Health, Housing & Sanitation, Peace-building, Women's Rights
I am a Lawyer, interested in learning more about other countries and how legal empowerment has assisted in the betterment of their societies and upheld Human Rights i their countries.
Coenie Louw is the network champion (main point of contact) for African Human Rights Coalition.

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