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Association of Concerned Citizens of Seychelles (ACCESS)

Date Founded: Jun 2013

 

Address: VCS Buliding Le Chantier PO Box 1000 Victoria

 

Tel: +248 2512020

E-mail: [email protected]

Focal Person: Mrs.Nichole Tirant-Gherardhi

 

Category: Rights & Good Governance Commission

 

Access is a non-profit , non-partisan, non governmmental organisation striving to empower the public and to promote, reinforce and safeguard human and people’s rights and good governance in Seychelles.

  • To create awareness, acceptance and respect of all legal and fundamental human rights among the public and in particular, among the underpriviledged sections of society through empowerment,civic education,advocacy,research and follow-up of incidents of abuse;
  • To implement Human Rights education for all and enhance the public awareness of Human Rights through the dissemination of information and materials;
  • To implement and contribute to projects and programs wherever possible in partnership with other representatives of civil society, local and foreign, Government and government agencies to ensure and improve access by the individual to knowledge and information with the specific aim of increasing the level of education and reducing poverty levels to address and solve development issues and improve the quality of the individual material, spiritual and moral life;
  • To monitor the government and private business to ensure that laws and business practices recognize and respect the enjoyment of legal and human rights of the citizen;

 

Accrited to LUNGOS : 14th May,2008

 

 © 2009 Liaison Unit of Non-Governmental Organisations Seychelles

 

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