FENRAD conducts applied legal research and public interest litigation, provides advocacy support, facilitates civil society mobilization and coordination, and conducts popular education and training

FENRAD has the following aims:

  • To advance the currency of human rights and particularly socio-economic rights in Nigeria.
  • To promote the fulfillment of socio-economic rights by vulnerable communities in Nigeria.
  • To assist poor and marginalized groups to realize an adequate standard of living.
  • To contribute to public governance through empowering local communities to understand their rights, government processes and to effectively engage in such processes, thereby holding government accountable.