We have 4 Strategic Goals

  • Strengthen the voice and autonomy of people with disabilities

    We will

    • Ensure people with disabilities and their representative organisation are central in defining priorities and guiding CBM’s advocacy and programming objectives.
    • Work in partnership with people with disabilities and their representative organisations to contribute to the SDGs and implementation of the CRPD.
    • Together with the disability movement, promote and implement disability-inclusive development.
    • Support the disability movement to build the capacity and reach of representative organisations.
  • Build inclusive, resilient communities

    We will

    • Work with the poorest communities and their local governments and ensure they are able to address the specific needs of community members with disabilities.
    • Support people with disabilities living in the poorest communities to mobilise themselves to realise their rights and needs.
    • Ensure that people with disabilities and their families are able to access person-centred support.
    • Promote the creation of inclusive health, education, livelihood and social systems.
    • Build knowledge and capacity of partner organisations and the communities to inclusively prepare for and withstand disasters.
  • Build inclusive and sustainable local and national systems and services

    We will

    • Facilitate and promote systemic links between services, to ensure person-centred approaches are available at every stage of people’s lives.
    • Prioritise poorest communities and people in most need of services who often have the least access.
    • Work with service providers and users to ensure that best practice and evidence is applied to the provision of services.
    • Support equity of access to services, advocating for social protection, universal health coverage, inclusive education and universal design.
    • Support training and capacity development of local personnel in order to build up expertise at national levels.
  • Ensure that population affected by natural and manmade disasters have access to inclusive humanitarian assistance and protection

    We will

    • Engage in all natural and manmade level 3 emergencies and support level 1 and 2 emergency responses.
    • Closely coordinate and collaborate with other humanitarian organization to ensure people with disabilities, are better prepared to respond to disasters and have equal access to mainstream relief and recovery programmes.
    • Prioritise delivery of high quality inclusive emergency services in inclusive health and cash-based programming.