The organization is founded with the purpose of developing civil society through establishing an open space for all ethnic groups living within the borders of the country. The space is open for co-ordination with the other international and local non-governmental organizations.
In order to fulfill its objectives, but not to be limited to, the organization would undertake the following activities:
Co-operation in the areas of reconstruction, relief and humanitarian aid.
Special attention would be paid to the human rights, as regards to equity between males and females, maternity, childhood, extreme poor/ disadvantaged and vulnerable children through organizing awareness courses on the civil rights and establishing connection channels with the universities and educational institutes in close co-ordination with the concerned local departments.
Participation in the improvement of food security through supporting the income generation projects towards promotion of self-reliance.
Participation in the improvement of education through promotion of girls’ education and organizing teaching methodology development courses for teachers, provision of education materials and exchange of information.
Participation in upgrading of the medical services with focus on the mothers’/children’s health and nutrition; through organizing training/awareness for the medical staff, provision of materials and exchange of information in close co-ordination with the concerned local departments.
Participation in the development of supply of potable water and proper sanitation through supporting and implementation of new projects and maintenance of the existing projects, especially in rural areas, and organizing awareness courses on water handling and conservation.
The organization shall implement its projects and undertake activities in co-ordination with the concerned government departments.
Moreover, Harikar is committed to- within its resources- contribute towards the achievement of the internationally agreed Millennium Development Goals seeking to:
– Eradicate extreme poverty and hunger.
– Achieve universal primary education.
– Promote gender equity and empower women.
– Reduce child mortality.
– Improve maternal health.
– Combat HIV/AIDS, malaria and other diseases.
– Ensure environmental sustainability.
– Develop a global partnership for development.
How Harikar Works:
In order to achieve its objectives, Harikar is looking forward to establish a harmonious and sustainable relationship with the local authorities, beneficiaries, United Nations agencies, international/national Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) and Civil Society Organizations (CSOs).
Code of Ethics:
Harikar believes in human rights, the right of every person to reach his potential without discrimination on the basis of race, gender, religion, social segment and ethnicity.
Harikar strives to achieve the social justice especially among the marginalized vulnerable groups. It also works towards elimination of all forms of discrimination against women and promotes their capacity to fully participate in the community development.
– Harikar honorary membership is open for qualified, professional and competent characters.
– Membership with Harikar does not warrant the member any legal authority over the organization and its policies.
– Members of Harikar would participate in Harikar campaigns as relate to fund-raising.