HUMAN INITIATIVE NETWORK
1. Date Organization was formed: 20th July 2013
2. Registration No. : TIN 500411734
3. Legal Status: Registered Non Governmental Organization (NGO)
4. Date of Registration: 23th June 2015
Organizational Structure: Our organization is structured into a 4-member Executive Management Committee appointed by the CEO/Founder to oversee the total operation of our organizational development activities. Under this we have the following Project Sub Committees responsible for project implementation, they are: (a) Literacy and Civic Education Sub-Committee (b) Health and Sanitation Sub-Committee (c) Economic Development Sub-Committee
The Background of the Human Initiative Network
We envisage a society where all people, especially youth, women and children enjoy equal rights and opportunity for sustainable development. The vision of the Network is to also provide a platform for West Africa Civil Society Organization to package and disseminate information among the citizens in the sub region, to sensitize and educate the citizens on West Africa Community’s institutional endeavours and their respective constitutional rights, human rights duties and responsibilities under the treaty for the establishment of the West Africa Community, to effectively engage in the Integration Processes and promote the spirit of national ownership, sense of belongingness and good citizenship across the state..
Human Initiative Network mission shall be an organization that advocates for the protection and promotion of social rights through effective coordination with likeminded organizations within Liberia, Sierra Leone and abroad. To catalyze a critical mass of well-informed and capable institutions, engaging the West Africa community intensively and proactively, and help deliver tangible fruits of regional integration to stakeholders across the region.
To provide a platform for the West African Non-profit Organisations to effectively engage in the Integration Processes of the sub region
To present a platform for Non-profit Organisations to package and disseminate information among the citizens of the West African Community and to sensitize and educate the citizens on the West African Community‟ s institutional endeavours and their constitutional rights, duties and responsibilities under the West African Community treaty.
To effectively participate in and Influence the Economic, Social and Political Processes of the West African Community through research, advocacy and lobbying.
To monitor the formulation and Implementation of the West African Community Policies and programmes from a pro-poor and gender perspective, in order to address the needs and concerns of socially and economically marginalized and vulnerable groups; well applicable.
To promote and advance the protection of human and people’s rights in the West African Community and to encourage efforts at deepening democracy in the Region.
Promote, protect and uphold the spirit of constitutionalism, rule of law good governance and respect for state institutions within the sub region.
Ensure participation of Non-profit Organisations in conflict management processes across the West Africa Community State.
To promote the visibility of national issues from a Non-profit Organisations‟ perspective in the sub region.
To foster the culture of tolerance and constructive engagement in the region and amongst the West African Community Partner states.
To encourage the adoption of the principles of collective responsibility by Partner States of the sub region.
To present a concerted front through support and solidarity to member organizations in the promotion and pursuance of any of the above objectives.
Capacity building of member organizations.
To foster research and consultation work on matters relevant to the objectives of the Network.
To promote information dissemination, communication and documentation relative to the certificate of the organization.
To increase awareness on livelihood of people living in rural area, especially who depend directly on biodiversity.
Gender Issues and Advancement of Women:
Advocacy and outreach
Education and training of women
Rights of women
Information Communication & Technology
Institutional mechanisms for the advancement of women
Men and boys
follow up Millennium Development Goals/biodiversity:
The girl child
Trafficking in women and girls
Violence against women
HIV/AIDS impact on women/protected area
Women and health
Women and poverty
Women and the economy
Women and the environment
Women and the media
Women in power and decision-making
Ethics, Transparency and Accountability
Knowledge Systems and E-government
Public Service and Management Innovation
Disaster management and vulnerability
Information for decision-making and participation
Peace and Development in Africa:
Development in Africa
Peace in Africa
Conflict Resolution in Africa:
Country / Geographical area of activity: Liberia and Sierra Leone
Millennium Development Goals:
Develop global partnership for development
Improve maternal health
Reduce child mortality
Promote gender equality and empower women
Ensure environmental sustainability
Eradicate extreme poverty and hunger
Combat HIV/AIDS, malaria and other diseases
Achieve universal primary education