We recognize that each person is endowed with Human Rights, as recognized in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and that all people are born free and equal in dignity and rights (Article 1), and should be sensitive to the moral values, religion, customs, traditions, and cultures of the communities they serve. Recognizing that the family is a fundamental natural group unit of society promoting human rights and human dignity (Article 16), we respect the integrity of families as well as respect each individual’s right of freedom of thought, conscience, and religion (Article 18).
We are accountable for our actions and decisions, in the communities we serve, as well as to our funding agencies, the government, staff and volunteers, members, partner organizations and other stakeholders.
We are responsible to the public and therefore at all times take ownership of tasks at hand, taking the initiative and remain practical for pulling together resources of all types in order to find and implement feasible solutions.
We recognize that efforts toward world peace and global well-being can be fostered through intercultural work, and across artificial barriers of politics, race, and ethnicity that tend to separate people and institutions. Therefore we maintain ethical, cooperative relationships with other NGOs, and partner where possible and appropriate for the sake of the greater public good.
We recognize that our organization is accountable to the communities we serve while promoting values of transparency. Information sharedis accurate, and we strongly oppose corruption, bribery, and other financial improprieties or illegalities.
We are transparent in our relations with the government, public; donors, partners, beneficiaries and other interested parties unless when inneed to protect human rights. Our basic financial information, governance structure, activities, and listing of officers and partnerships shall be open and accessible to the public. We commit to inform the public about our work and the origin and use of our resources.
Our organization does not operate for the purpose of business unrelated to the mission and stated objectives therefore to maintain our integrity as an NGO.We are formed as a not-for-profit organization, with any surplus generated through our operations being utilized solely to help the organization fulfill its mission and objectives.