Welcome to Journalists for Democratic Rights (JODER)

Opening Hours : Monday to Friday - 8am to 5pm
  Contact : +234-80-330-11285

Aims and Objectives

  • Promote and defend press freedom.
  • Encourage the training of journalists.
  • Promote and defend basic democratic rights, including the sovereignty of the Nigerian people.
  • Promote peace, justice and democratic principles.
  • Strengthen the advocacy capacity  of, and provide media access to disadvantaged; social groups, who lack access to the mainstream media.
  • Promote good governance and the rule of law.
  • Work with poor and vulnerable communities for sustainable livelihood.
  • Promote vulnerable community’s access to essentials of live like education, shelter, water and other basic livelihood resources.
  • Promote genger equity and the rights of women.
  • Advance equity and freedom for indigenous  and disadvantaged commuities.
  • Defend and protect the environmental rights of commuities.
  • Protect fair trade and reject policies that undermine the economic and social liberties of the people especially in poor and disadvantaged commuities, both at the local, national and international levels.