| Portray of the URTA
|The URTA is a pressure group
and a Non Gouvernmental Organization (NGO) of the civil society for
the defence and the promotion Human Rights, Civil Rights and Fundamental
Liberties in Togo.
The URTA was founded in 1992 as an association of nationals of
Togo in Germany and German nationals of the civil society to actively
support democratization in Togo.
The URTA is a NGO on the terms of German legislation. The URTA
primarily works at mobilizing decision makers as well as institutions,
which can support the establishment of a parliamentarian democracy
and the rule of the Laws in Togo. To achieve those political goals
the URTA exclusively stand for the use of non-violent ways and means.
URTA is not subordinated to any political party. It is not speaking
on behalf of any political party. Its actions are solely guided
by those principles mentioned above. Its cooperates eventually with
other groups, organizations or institutions, which accepts those
principles and are keen to work with the same determination towards
the establishment of democracy and the betterment of socio-economical
development in Togo.
Up to nowadays, the URTA has organized over years seminars on
the socio-political situation in Togo, periodically published analysis
and evaluations on Human Rights or on the socio-economical development
in Togo. Therefore the URTA has initiated or contributed to an array
of meetings, which were designed to draft approaches of solutions
to the current crisis, which has resulted from the lack of civil
rights and fundamental freedom in Togo.
To contact us:
Bundeskoordination der URTA
P.O. Box 3007
D-38020 BRAUNSCHWEIG / GERMANY
Internet homepage: www.urta.de / email: Urta92@aol.com