Working towards these commitments
Secure Tenure Rights
Strong Small-Scale Farming Systems
Equal land rights for women
The mission of CDS is to be an open door of practical based education for all.
CDS wishes to produce capable development professionals to work for people at large through participatory processes.
The organisation’s objectives include to operate graduate academic degree programs including agriculture, land and governance, research studies and professional training pertaining to the contemporary issues of development. This, in order to reduce poverty and thereby to aid in the sustainable livelihood of people.
The organisation's constituencies include the government, I/NGOs, development agencies and the people at large.