Our Core focus at CEHURD is on Health and Human rights. We aim at contributing to the realization of these rights through three inter-related programme areas. These include Strategic Litigation (SL), Research Documentation and Advocacy (RDA) and Community Empowerment Program (CEP).

CEHURD 's Board Chairman Prof. Ben Twinomugisha making opening remarks during the workshop for law enforcement institutions from Kampala, Mbale, Gulu, Tororo, Mbarara and Busia at Hotel Africana in Kampala.

CEHURD staff conducting an evaluation exercise for CHAs after successfully implementing their developed work plans for the year 2016 which were aimed at advancing access to SRH services in the three districts of Kiboga, Buikwe and Kyankwanzi.

CEHURD staff Day Out.

A health worker offering HIV/AIDS services during a Sports Health Camp organised by CEHURD in Kyankwanzi District.

A press conference on tobacco control organized by CEHURD in Partnership with MoH and collaboration from other tobacco control advocates at CEHURD Offices in Ntinda

Introducing The DREAMS innovation Challenge Project to Different Stake holders in Mukono District.

The Strategic Litigation team Making final Preparations prior to a Court Hearing.

Commemorating the International Day of the Midwives - Community Dialogue at CEHURD officers in Ntinda.

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Who We Are

Center for Health, Human Rights and Development (CEHURD) is an indigenous, non-profit, research and advocacy organization which is pioneering the enforcement of human rights and the justiciability of the right to health in Eastern Africa.


A society in which social justice and human rights in health systems is realised.


To advance health rights for vulnerable communities through an integrated programme of litigation, advocacy and action research


Thank you CEHURD for making maternal health a priority and for being so brave to drag Gov\’t of Uganda to court to ensure that the rights of every Ugandan are respected.

Peter K



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