BAOBAB For Women's Human Rights

BAOBAB's mission is "to promote women's human rights principally via improving knowledge, exercise and development of rights under religious laws, customary laws and statutory laws." Their objectives include: 

  • to promote knowledge, development and exercise of women's rights
  • to protect and defend the rights of women
  • to raise awareness of women's human rights, abuse of these rights and other legal issues as they affect women, with a view to determining policies which can best promote all human rights
  • further the construction of truly universal and relevant human rights
  • support and strengthen women's and other human rights focused organizations and individual activists
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