A prosperous and influential Rural World.
To work for the economic and social advancement of the people with special emphasis on the peoples own free and responsible participation in the transformation of their societies.
Ownership. Aware of the dignity of the human person, Inades-Formation acknowledges the centrality of the farmer (marginalized) for his/her own advancement. Consequently, Inades-Formation can only offer accompaniment to individual farmers and farmer organizations.
Empowerment. Inades-Formation strongly believes that authentic sustainable development can only result from genuine empowerment hence the conscious choice to work WITH rather tan FOR rural people.
Equity. Genuine empowerment would of necessity address equity among classes of people be it gender, age, or social stratum. IFIKO believes that there should be equity between and among different people.
Commitment. IFIKO strongly believes that those who wish to identify with the farmer/rural poor need to show genuine commitment to the cause of the rural poor/farmer.
Integrity. IFIKO cherished openness and transparency. This enhances respect and accountability.