Who We Are
Every person has certain inalienable basic rights inscribed in the very human nature, dictated by human reason, recognized, guaranteed and promoted by the Constitution of India along with various statutes and other International covenants. Yet, due to various anti-human circumstances and oppressive social structures the poor, women, children, elderly, sick…..
Realizing that law is an important tool for bringing transformation and justice to the poor and the needy people in promoting social change, the Kohima Region sent Ravi Sagar for training in the field of law in 1998. The Legal Cell for Human Rights (LCHR) is thus an initiative by the Jesuits of the Kohima Region of the Society of Jesus in keeping with a comprehensive and strategic action-plan for social transformation of people of the Northeast India.