Working towards these commitments
Secure Tenure Rights
Secure territorial rights for Indigenous Peoples
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ARBAN’s mission is to work with disadvantaged and powerless people for their socio-economic, cultural, and political empowerment by promoting and practicing democratic values and participatory process at all levels. Its mission also encompasses the realization of environmentally sustainable development, the establishment of fundamental human rights and equity and equality of women and men in society.
ARBAN envisions a just society based on social justice, human dignity, equity, equality, democratic and secular values; a society that is free from exploitation, poverty, disparities, misrule, corruption, and gender inequalities; a society that favors the freedom and emancipation of disadvantaged powerless people irrespective of caste, creed, and religious beliefs.
The broad objective of ARBAN is to arouse and advance awareness and awakening of the poor and powerless people on socio-economic, political, human, women and children's rights, health, ecology, environment, peace, democracy, governance, and consumer's issues through the process of dialogue which can lead to collective action for self-determination.