Criteria for Choice of Award Winners

INDICATORS FOR SELECTING DESERVING NOMINEES FOR THE 2021 NATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION AWARDS

A. STATE GOVERNORS
Please, Score on the scale of 1 to 10 marks, 1 being the lowest and 10 being the highest
  • Education
  • Health
  • Housing
  • Rights of women and girls
  • Prompt payment of workers salaries
  • Prompt payment of gratuities and pensions
  • Food security
  • Job reation and support for livelihoods
  • Reform of criminal justice administration
  • Protection of vulnerable groups

 

B. FEDERAL MINISTRIES, DEPARTMENTS AND AGENCIES (MDAs)
Please, score on the scale of 1 – 10 marks, l being the lowest and 10 being the highest
a. The impact of the ominee’s work in the enjoyment of human rights in Nigeria.
b. The level of compliance of the MDA to court judgments.
c. The degree of accessibility of the MDA’s services to the public.
d. The extent to which the MDA complies with the 5% employment ratio for persons with disability
e. The extent to which the approach employed in the work of the MDA is responsive to the needs and rights of the people.
f. The impact of the MDA’s work or contributions in promoting social justice and eliminating discriminatory attitudes and practices.
8. The quality of products or services provided by the MDA to the public.
h. The affordability of the MDA’s services and products to the public.
i. Adoption and implementation of gender sensitive approach by the MDA
j. Responsiveness of the MDA to complaints from the public onits services.
C. CIVIL SOCIETY ORGANIZATIONS
Please, score on the scale of 1 – 7 marks, 1 being the lowest and 7 being the highest
A. The impact of the nominee s Work or contributions in improving the understanding and respect for human rights in Nigeria.
B. The impact of the nominee’s work or contributions in eliminating social injustice as well as discriminatory attitudes and practices.
C. The impact of the nominee’s work in creating an enabling environment conducive to the enjoyment of human rights in Nigeria.
D. The impact of the nominee’s work in promoting better monitoring and reporting mechanism of human rights violations and abuses in Nigeria.
E. The amount of time and resources spent by the nominee in carrying out its Work.
F. The risk of negative consequences faced by the nominee in the Course of its work.
G. The extent to which the approach employed in the work of the nominee is responsive to the needs and rights of the people.
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