Working towards these commitments
Secure Tenure Rights
Secure territorial rights for Indigenous Peoples
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Building institutions to enable fair livelihoods and promote access to the market, address human rights, promote gender equality, and challenge ecological, social, cultural barriers.
CDA envisions a society united through its people-centered democracy by good governance which is socially just and free from all forms of discrimination. Human rights are established and the communities are economically productive within an ecologically balanced environment.
The organisation's objectives include to reduce poverty, to empower people socially and economically, to promote human rights and social justice, to impede environmental degradation and counteract its effects.
CDA's beneficiaries include approximately 80,000 village-based peoples organisations.