Welcome to CCIDESOR

Citizens Centre for Integrated Development and Social Rights (CCIDESOR) is a registered non-profit, non governmental, non-partisan, non ethnic and non–religious organization established to facilitate the attainment of social freedom, Human Rights, good governance and sustainable grassroots development in Nigeria.


Our mission is to empower citizens and government to facilitate better living conditions, social progress and fundamental freedoms.

Our Programs

We strongly believe in development integration as the key to sustainable development, social freedom and citizens’ empowerment. We help both communities and government to see the different sides of key development efforts as well as help them to ensure that basic needs of citizens are met through good governance and elimination of illiteracy.

Young Peoples Development and Community Empowerment

Democracy and Good Governance Advocacy

Citizens Security and Campaign against Armed Violence

Sustainable Energy Reforms Advocacy

Young Peoples Development and Community Empowerment

Human Rights and Access to Justice

Support Our Work

Communities, young men and women in remote areas, Who live below poverty line need support to get out poverty and reclaim their rights. You can make a great difference with little donation to support a community and all of our work.

News and Updates

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    CCIDESOR, Partners Beam Searchlight on Campaign Promises of Politicians

    As part of its mandate to promote and deepen good governance and effective representation across the South East of Nigeria, Citizens Center for Integrated Development and Social Rights (CCIDESOR) has commenced the tracking and documentation of campaign promises by candidates for the 2019 elections across the zone. This was the focus of a one-day CS...
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    TMG, PERL, CCIDESOR, INEC Sue for Charter of Demand for Reps

    The Chairperson of TMG, Dr. Abiola Akiyode Afolabi said that States should develop their own Charter of Demand and concentrate on identifying solutions to problems rather than dwelling so much on the problems. She noted that states should be specific on what they need as it concerns their states and not a blanket demand. Speaking...
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    CCIDESOR, EFCC Charge National Assembly on Project Abandonment Law

    To nip the spate of abandoned projects in the country, especially the Southeast nigeria in the bud, Citizens Center for Integrated Development and Social Rights (CCIDESOR) and the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) have urged the National Assembly and State Houses of Assemblies to come up with working bills seeking legislation against ...
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    OGP Imo State: CIDESOR to Lead Public Awareness Campaign

    Citizens Center for Integrated Development and Social Rights, CCIDESOR has been charged to heighten campaign around Open Government Partnership, OGP in Imo state towards ensuring that the state signs up. This was the decision of the one day Southeast Citizens Constituents Interaction/Experience Sharing on OGP Process Engagement, held in Awka, Anamb...
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    SACE/USAID Commends CCIDESOR for Open Budget, Good Governance

    Rising from its 2018 Annual Learning Summit (ALS), the Strengthening Advocacy for Civic Engagement, SACE project which is funded by USAID has given certificate of participation to Citizens Center for Integrated Development and Social Rights, CCIDESOR for its effort on Open Budget and Good Governance in Imo State. The presentation of certificate was...
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    PIND Donates Empowerment Materials to CCIDESOR

    In a bid to deepen development across the Niger Delta and to ensure that Civil Society Organizations working in the area are encouraged to do their developmental work, the Partnership Initiative for Niger Delta (PIND) has awarded CCIDESOR with high performance Laptop and Canon Still/Motion Camera. CCIDESOR also received through its Program Officer,...

Get Involved

CCIDESOR is a membership organization. Our members are core professional volunteers from diverse field. The professional membership of CCIDESOR is a gateway to reaching the communities and providing support without creating additional challenges for them.


A free and fair society where citizens have unhindered access to basic human needs and safe environment.