About Us


CHREAA envisions a Malawian society that upholds human rights, justice and rule of law.


To promote and protect human rights by assisting the vulnerable and marginalized people in Malawi to access justice through civic education, advocacy, legal advice and assistance.

Project Goals

The Decriminalisation of Vagrancy Laws in Malawi a three-year campaign that aims at repealing all penal laws that discriminate against the poor people in society based on their status. The Promotion and Protection of Rights of Sex Workers in Malawi aim to empower sex workers on human rights issues and enlighten them on different approaches for reporting police abuse. The Bail Project aims at equipping and empowering accused persons to apply for bail in court without the assistance of a lawyer.

Our Partners


Open Society Foundations

Mott Foundation

Southern Africa Litigation Centre



DVV International