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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    Women Rights Activist Says Girl-Child Must Be Given A Voice As World Marks Int’l Day

    As the world marks the International Day for Girl-Child, a pro-women’s rights organization has called for more voices to be given to the girl-child through breaking of silence on societal stereotypes attached to the female gender. Speaking with WHISTLER correspondent in Owerri, Monday, Ogechi Ikeh, Executive Director, Citizens Centre for Integrated...
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    CCIDESOR Calls for Protection of Girl Child

    The Citizens Centre for Integrated Development and Social Rights (CCIDESOR) has urged state and non-state actors to ensure the protection of the girl child especially in the face of COVID-19. CCIDESOR called on citizens to take a cue from  this year’s theme of the commemoration of the International Day of the Girl Child. “Empowerin...
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    Nigeria Urged to Invest in Sustainable Resources

    As Nigeria marks her 60 years old as a Nation, there has been  remarkable milestone which is worthy to be celebrated. Our dear country Nigeria  has been faced with many challenges starting with leadership and insecurity which Nigeria is plagued with even as we advance in age has worsened and people live in fear  of...
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    NIGERIA @60… DIAMOND in the Rough

    As a country, we have fought so hard to stay united and fulfilled since the past 60 years. Faced with more thnt 300 ethnic groups and three dormant ones; the igbo -southeast, the Yoruba –South-west and the Hausa in the North. It is easy to forget that we were separate entities before the British merged...
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    Coalition of CSOs to Federal Government: Review and Reverse #CAMA 2020

    Stakeholders including Religious groups, FIDA, Non-profit organization and Media on Wednesday held a crucial meeting in CCIDESOR Owerri Imo State calling on the National Assembly to urgently review the amended Company and Allied Matters Act (CAMA) 2020....

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.