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Women Advocates Research and Documentation Centre (WARDC)
Title: Women Advocates Research and Documentation Centre (WARDC)
URL: http://www.wardc.org/
Creator: Women Advocates Research and Documentation Centre <Lagos u.a.>
Abstract: WARDC is a non profit civil rights organization established in the year 2000 to promote respect for human rights, gender equality, equity, rule of law, accountability and social justice in Nigeria.
WARDC has developed over the years, working to reassert pro-people budget and women emancipation at all levels of the society, protecting rights and promoting equity in gender relations through advocacy, reporting, impact litigation, research and documentation.WARDC mission is to:
·Advance education, research, self development and positive change in the society.
·Promote gender equity as a principle of human rights and a developmental goal.
·Advocate gender re - balancing in resource distribution, legal rights and political participation.
·Promote gender justice and the achievement of equality in policies, laws and social relations.
·Contribute positively to the achievement of good governance, transparency, accountability and people friendly legal system in Nigeria.
Keywords: Emancipation; Womens organizations; Equal rights; Protection of human rights; Nongovernmental organizations; Nigeria; Rule of law; Social justice; Human rights
Countries: Nigeria
Subject areas: Society » Gender
Resource type: Non-Governmental Organisations (NGO)
Language: English
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