JOIN US TO BUILD A PEACEFUL AND JUST SOCIETY
WHO WE ARE
We are a non-governmental, not-for-profit and non-political organization establish to address issues of human rights, good governance and violence prevention.
Establish for the purposes mentioned above, our missions are to advocate for human rights, gender equality and equal opportunity, encourage democracy and promote violence prevention.
Because development depends on just and peaceful society, we envision a just society in which people's rights are respected, democracy and good governance practices hallmarks of society.
WHAT WE DO
To supplement the meaningful contributions of organizations, people and even governments in their efforts to building sustainable, peaceful and just society, the Human Equality Concern (HECO) via research, advocacy, and awareness creation do the followings:
We believe sustainable peace and just society have no place in an environment where Human Rights are not regarded . By researching on human rights violations, creating awareness about those violations, and promoting Human Rights, we make sure Human Rights are regarded.
Good governance is one of the fundamental aspects of development. It also pave ways for upholding the principles of Human Rights. That's why, we support governments, national and local organizations to identify their governance weaknesses and help strenghten those areas identified.
Building peaceful and just society is dependent to how a society is free from violence. No society can be build in violence. Violence can be a barrier to development, good governance and respect of human rights. We commit ourselves to creating the necessary awareness for preventing violence.
OUR CORE VALUES
The following ethical values are the considered culture under which we operate.
We uphold to the saying that says “credibility begins by demonstrating the unity between action and words”. We hold ourselves accountable to the society with what we said. We try our possible best to be who we say we are.
At the Human Equality Concern, everyone is treated with respect and dignity. We believe every individual has to right to be treated with respect and dignity without discrimination.
We believe to effectively and efficiently effect change, the community must be the leading characters. As such we empower the community to effect their own change.