1. To promote mutual understanding, respect, and use of conflict resolution processes among youth in order to build sustainable peace.
  2. To engage citizens in decision-making processes within their communities and to assist them in connecting with key stakeholders and decision-makers about governance and rights issues in order to foster a democratic and just society.
  3. To strengthen the social and economic agency of citizens so they can take an active role in development and the establishment of a just, inclusive, and peaceful society.
  1. To promote quality research to describe the magnitude, causes, and impact of societal problems and to identify, evaluate and document best practices to address them.