Country: Nigeria


To advance respect for rule of law, human rights and justice for inclusive and sustainable development, and build a better and just society for all.

Our work in development finance:

AFRILAW works to promote legal empowerment of the poor and vulnerable people and communities through policy advocacy, capacity building, community legal education and awareness-raising, and facilitating access to remedy for human rights violations.


Geographic Focus: Sub-Saharan Africa

Constituency/Partners: Civil society organizations, Land rights, Persons with disabilities, Rural communities, Urban communities, Women, Workers

Sector Focus: Agriculture, Health, Infrastructure, Mining, Natural resources, Water

Financier Targets: AfDB, IMF, World Bank

Coalition Work Group: Advocacy with national government, Community Engagement, Human Rights Defenders Campaign, Human Rights Due Diligence Project, World Bank Safeguards Review