About Us

Our Vision

To help build a society in Pakistan that ensures justice, gender equity, economic betterment and truly representative democracy by facililating a tolerant and enlightened environment, which enables the pursuit of harmony with nature and excellence in human creativity and conduct.

Our Mission

To help establish new or strengthen existing community-based organisations which enable equitable participation by all members of the community, specially girls and women in activities that promote better health, education, access to basic services and other such relevant processes with the aim of enhancing knowledge, capacity and productivity.

Our Guiding Principles

  1. Reach out to bring people together.
  2. Do voluntary service — even at the expense of personal convenience.
  3. Bridge the rural-urban divide.
  4. Concentrate on remote areas without modern infrastructure because these areas
    deserve the most attention.
  5. Work for the most disadvantaged groups.
  6. Avoid handouts, except in extreme emergencies or special cases.
  7. Use a democratic, participative process.
  8. Ensure open, transparent, accountable procedures.
  9. Keep accurate financial records that are regularly audited by external,
    independent specialists.
  10. Prioritize the advancement of women and children while supporing the
    betterment of poor and dispossessed men.
  11. Co-operate with all other relevent institutions:do not compete with them.
  12. Respect traditional knowledge, non – discriminatory values and culture even as
    contemporary information and skills are enhanced and exchanged.
  13. Transcend all differences of race, caste, gender, religion and language.