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Respecting human dignity, equality, justice, and freedom.

  • The enshrinement of the empowerment approach to development ;
  • Local ownership by beneficiaries of whatever initiatives they are involved in;
  • Use of participatory methodologies;
  • Reliance on local resources including ITK, human and physical resources;
  • Localizing research aimed at generating local area sensitive interventions;
  • Genuine partnership based on mutual trust, respect and honesty;
  • Linkage and collaboration with like-minded stakeholders; and
  • Transparency and accountability.


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