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,
  • Women,
  • Minorities,
  • Journalists and
  • Pastoralists.