Center for the Promotion of Human Rights and Development in Africa

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CPHDA works with its partners to promote openness and accountability in government by building political and civic organizations, safeguarding elections, and promoting citizen participation. CPHDA creates the conditions for a productive interaction between individuals and groups to share ideas, knowledge, experiences and expertise that can be adapted to the needs of individual countries

  • Elections

    The Center's programs promote the integrity and transparency of electoral and political processes based on good practices in international and humanitarian law and the tenets of citizen mobilization

    Democracy Texte 2013-09-09
  • Women's Political participation

    CPHDA's interventions facilitate the creation of an environment where women can advocate on matters of policy, run for political office, be elected, govern effectively, and participate meaningfully in every aspects of their country's civic life

    Democracy Texte 2013-09-09
  • Democratic Governance

    CPHDA's governance programs seek to promote effective public-sector institutions and processes that operate in a manner consistent with democratic values of transparency, representation, pluralism and accountability

    Democracy Texte 2013-09-09
  • Citizen Participation

    Working with citizens to engage in their country's political process is one cornerstone of CPHDA programs. CPHDA provides technical assistance in organizing techniques, civic and voter education, budget oversight and other skills that help make governments accountable and transparent.

    Democracy Texte 2013-09-09