HUMAN RIGHTS REPORTERS GHANA

Contact Information

hrrghana@gmail.com

+233 243 676 813

http://humanrightsreportersgh.orgHead of Organisation/Group: Joseph Kobla WemakorContact Person's Name & Position: Joseph Kobla WemakorContact Person's Phone: 024 367 6813 Organisation Description: Human Rights Reporters Ghana (HRRG) is a combined group of journalists and human rights advocates formed purposely with the aim of shedding light, sounding alarm and drawing the attention of duty bearers to take the necessary actions to tackle issues in a bid to end up all forms of human rights abuses the country is confronted with which limits the freedom and fundamental human rights all and sundry especially women, girls and children who are the most hit.HRR-GH is mandated by the laws of Ghana to operate as a Non-Government Organization (NGO) having been duly registered under the Registered General Department, Ghana dated Thursday, February 14, 2019, and presented with a certificate to that effect. MISSION STATEMENT OF HRRG Working to end all forms of issues pertaining to violation of fundamental human rights of all, particularly women, girls and children in Ghana. CORE VALUES HRRG adheres to the following values and principles in all its activities: Constructive criticism and reportingFairnessJusticeTransparencyEquality and equity Accountability and responsibility aspect and tolerance OUR PRINCIPAL OBJECTIVES ARE: To advance the course of women, girls and children in Ghana through non-violent means to help protect their freedom and fundamental human rights. Fight against all forms of violence that affects our women, girls and children in all forms. Mobilize support (Human capital, funding and other resources) for the accomplishment of HRRG vision and mission. Organize sensitization workshop for youths, Initiate and conduct public dialogues, discussions and debates on Sexual and Gender-Based Violence (SGBVs), Child Trafficking, issues affecting head porters (Kayayei), Sexual and reproductive health and rights(SHRH).Child/Early/forced Marriages for girls, Sexual Rape, defilement and Domestic Violence. Closely follow and collaborate with the community, families and the media organizations to advocate for the safety and security of women, girls and children. Assist abused women, girls and children with counseling services, education opportunities, training, and provisions of other social intervention services. Establish relations with national and international organizations, governments, non-Governmental Organizations, CSOs, CBOs and prominent individuals in order to mobilize support to accomplish the mission of HRRG. Organisation Registration Number: CG032642019Year of Commencement of Operations: 2019Annual Budget: GHS 15000.00Main Funding Sources (tick as many as applies): OtherThematic Focus: Education, Girls and Young Women, Human Rights and Law Enforcement, Participation in SocietyRegion: Greater Accra

Box 6 Legon

Accra, Ghana

Primary Contact

JOSEPH KOBLA WEMAKOR

Type of Organization/Institute

Non-governmental organization (NGO)

Mission Statement

To advance the course of women, girls and children in Ghana through non-violent means to help protect their freedom and fundamental human rights.

Primary Strategies

Thematic Actions Group