We understand that irrespective of the belief, ethnicity gender and social & economic distributions, humans, especially the marginal and the vulnerable are at the centre of the development and peace processes.

Peace and development are mutually dependent.

One process is invalid without the other.

Development is disrupted, destroyed or denied if the peace does not exist.

Peace is disrupted when the development is inaccessible or inequitably distributed.

The PDF contributes to and promotes a culture of peace, social justice and human development through proactive advocacy and establishing associations, connections, research and strategic thinking between all those like-minded people who are working for the cause of and promotion of peace and human development.