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The Centre for Human Rights Education Advice and Assistance (CHREAA) is a non-governmental organisation which was established in the year 2000 and works country-wide in Malawi. CHREAA works towards the promotion of the human rights of vulnerable groups through advocacy, litigation, research, and human rights education. It was officially registered in 2006 under the Trustees Incorporation Act. Since then, CHREAA has been engaged in several projects promoting the rights of vulnerable groups in Malawi such as prisoners, sex workers, women, and children to ensure that their rights are respected, protected and promoted.


CHREAA envisions a Malawian society that upholds human rights, justice and the 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.