Strengthening Development Advocacy - Advocacy for change.
We intend to share our experiences of working in poor communities amongst other organisation to change policies and practice that affects their lives.
CEDCOW recognises that campaign and advocacy for people's rights and aspirations will ultimately change the ways in which resource, and decisions are made so that people and institutions in Africa have greater opportunities and means to control their own destiny.
Together with our partners, we are committed to:
Advocate for the rights of African migrants and refugees in UK
Support regional and community based organisation and strengthen their network capacity..
Assist with advice and representation or identify key issues of African interest.
Increase networking and collaboration amongst NGOs.
Help African NGOs and community organisations to effectively represent the interest and expectations of their communities with regard to poverty alleviation and sustainable development.
Conducting advocacy and awareness raising campaigns, encouraging access to information in a user-friendly way in local languages for broader outreach.