Our Core Values

We hold ourselves accountable to our “Vision, Mission and Core Values” these are the essence of our internal interactions and form the foundation for our engagements locally and internationally. Our successes are measured not only by CMD performance but also, and more importantly, by its impact. CMD remains distinctive and maximizes its comparative advantages, and ensures our culture exemplify our values. The organization endeavors to uphold a set of “core values” to guide all its undertaking. These values include but not limited to:


  • Transparency and Accountability: CMD values openness in selection of staff, timely payment of staff and suppliers, fair selection of clients/bidders, timely procurement and implementation, timely reporting to donors, stakeholders and beneficiaries’ involvement in programming and implementation with openness and transparency.
  • Service: CMD was founded on Christian principles of love, peace, joy, patience, kindness, faithfulness, honesty, self-control, hope, order and commitment in service of God and humanity. In its work, the organization embraces the model of “Jesus Christ” who came not to be served but to serves (Mark 10:45). At all times, we seek to honor God by delivering quality services to our beneficiaries.
  • Equity and equality: CMD believe that people with different needs belong to the community and have equal access to humanitarian assistance and financial resources without discrimination. The organization is committed to respecting rights, including women, children and vulnerable individuals’ rights within the society we serve.
  • Respect: CMD upholds respect and values within its staffs, stakeholders, beneficiaries, donors and authorities. This is evidenced in our respect to agreements and compliance to systems and procedures.
  • Professionalism: CMD believes in recruiting and retaining qualified staffs, quality service delivery, continuous learning, skills development and change management.
  • Integrity: The organization believe in wholeness, absolute upholding of Christian values, uprightness and practicing honesty in day-to-day deeds.
  • Unity and Diversity: CMD affirms the importance of unity with diversity of race, religion, gender, rights and languages in its staff, partners, communities and amongst all people.

Our Mandate

Our mandate is to support relief and development assistance in South Sudan and expand operations in the East Africa region and the continent of Africa to provide holistic social services to vulnerable communities toward achievement of – Sustainable Development Goals” 
  • Strengthening capacities of communities for self-reliance
  • Economic and social development initiatives for vulnerable children, youth, and women.
  • Responding to community needs during emergencies, recovery, and development.
  • Engaging key stakeholders at all levels in policy formulation, implementation, and advocacy
  • Addressing discrimination and violence in all its forms against women, children, and men
  • Pursuing our mission with integrity, excellence, and compassion in service delivery