Vision & Mission


The Vision of Centre for Promoting Democracy is The creation of a democratic humane society based on values of democracy, equity, justice and secularism. It envisions to promote and strengthen everyday democracy as an integral value for daily living aimed towards building mutual respect and dignity for human beings and the environment. To uphold universal human rights for all and to free the society from all forms of oppression and exploitation.


CPD aims to engage with the citizenry (with special focus on oppressed sections), civil society groups and different tiers of the government to promote the vision of effective and engaged everyday democracy. Developing a process of advocacy for democratisation of institutions of polity to facilitate participatory policy making, enriching democracy through capacity building for various groups and disseminating knowledge about importance and interlinkages between the constitution and democratic functioning.