The Structure of the NCHRD-U
The structure of the Coalition is constituted by four entities:
The General Assembly; this comprises of all the coalition members currently 80 NGOs and individuals are signed up with the same voting power.
The Board of Directors; this comprises of all the eight founding organisation i.e.
- Human Rights Network Uganda (HURINET-U),
- Human Rights Center Uganda (HRCU),
- East and Horn of Africa Human Rights Defenders Project (EHAHRDP),
- Foundation for Human Rights Initiative (FHRI),
- Defenders Protection Initiative (DPI),
- NGO Forum,
- Human Rights Network for Journalists (HRNJ) and
- Avocats San Frontieres (ASF).
The Steering Committee; it comprises of the five regional representatives and the different thematic representations. These are;
- HRDs in the extractives industry,
- Journalists and