Centre for Human Rights & Governance - SOLACE

Organization's name: Centre for Human Rights & Governance - SOLACE
Organization's acronym: CHURG
Headquarters address  
Address: Mairie de la ville de Goma
Avenue de l'abattoir
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Email: mucuranyanajustin@gmail.com
Organization type: Open-ended Working Group on Ageing
  • French
  • Kiswahili
  • English


Areas of expertise & Fields of activity:
Economic and Social:
  • Aging
  • Citizenship and Governance
  • Crime Prevention
  • Disabled Persons
  • Disarmament
  • Governance
  • Human Rights
  • Peace and Security
  • Violence
  • Women

Gender Issues and Advancement of Women:
  • Capacity building
  • Human rights of women
  • Millennium Development Goals
  • The girl child
  • Violence against women

Social Development:
  • Aging
  • Disabled persons
  • Indigenous issues
  • Poverty

Sustainable Development:
  • Capacity-building
  • Gender equality

Peace and Development in Africa:
  • Peace in Africa
Geographic scope: National
Country of activity:
  • Democratic Republic of the Congo
Millennium Development Goals:
  • Promote gender equality and empower women
  • Reduce child mortality
  • Improve maternal health
Mission statement:
Year established (YYYY): 2002
Year of registration (YYYY): 2002
Organizational structure: General Assembly, Board of Directors, Advisers, Community committee, Auditors.
Number and type of members: Founder Members (9) Adherent members (7) Honorary members (4)
Affiliation with NGO networks: Global Alliance for the Rights of Old People
Funding structure:
  • Membership fees or dues
  • Funds from other Non-Governmental Organizations
  • Foreign and international grants

Additional Information

Sustainable Development

Major group affiliation:
  • Indigenous people
  • Children and youth
  • Women
  • Non-governmental organization

Informal regional network of NGOs

UN-NGO-IRENE Newsletter: Yes