- To have elections that allow for free expression of citizens, yielding results [that] are respected;
- To contribute to greater transparency and accountability in public institutions;
- and To contribute towards strengthening of institutions of democracy and governance
- Country Assessments on Democracy and Good Governance;
- High Level Advocacy Missions on the Democratisation and Electoral Processes;
- Election Monitoring and Observation;
- Monitoring of human rights, Democratic Development in the SADC region.