The aims and objectives of the Trust (hereinafter referred to as the “Purpose”) shall, inter alia, be as follows:
- To educate people irrespective of age, gender, race, ethnicity, creed or religion about their democratic rights and responsibilities and the significance of engaging in all forms of democratic processes for democratic governance;
- To engage people and civil society groups in carrying out democratic accountabilities such as election observation, oversight of legislatures, government oversight and any other such activities as may be decided by the Board;
- To undertake research and bring out periodic print and online publications in areas it deems fit in order to inform its work and for democratic education of general public; and
- To build capacity of civil society organizations and their networks working for the advancement of democratic awareness, education and participation of general public.