ISHERL is educational and advocacy institution, which mandate pursues the destrata(s) of Human Rights, Environmental and Humanitarian Law for mankind
It upholds and promotes the purposes of the United Nations, The Universal Declaration of Human Rights in particular and other international laws, as well as the laws and constitutions of various countries.
Its activism and programmes are guided by all relevant Human Rights instruments, relevant instruments of environmental law, the Declaration on the Rights to Development and fundamental principles of Humanitarian Law; and dedicated to the protection of environment, human and people’s rights, intellectual development, cultural understanding, conflict resolution, management and policy dialogue assimilation.
ISHERL is an international non-governmental organization of global status, which exists as a corporate legal entity; a company limited by guarantee. The idealogy of the organization is based on the Universal Declaration of Human Rights-a doctrine, adopted by United Nations in 1948. Its enabling authority is therefore, articles 20(1) and 28 of UNDHR.
The Ideology includes:
The promotion and regards for environment, peoples/human rights and of intellectualism, sustainable development, environmental and humanitarian law, as well as articulation of conflict resolution through crusade, research, pacification mission; mediation etc, seminar, advocacy, monitoring, education/ enlightenments, publications, reporting, consultancy, workshops, and other lawful means or projects.
Through this ideology, the organization is dedicated to the pursuit and attainment of a stable and harmonious society. And accordingly, the association’s agenda and general policy objectives shall be derive directly from the association’s objectives and its functions as informed by this ideology.