PDF targets involvement of national elites and representation of different social and political groups with a fair youth and gender representation to address critical topics of national and public interest.
- Build bridges between people and decision makers.
- Promote dialogue between political parties.
- Offer people a space for holding decision makers accountable.
- Provide a platform for networking across political divides.
- Encourage diversity and pluralism by bringing various stakeholders from various backgroundstogether.
- Reduce political tensions and enhance sustainable peace by transferring grievances voicedfrom the streets into official but informal conversations.
- Promote public participation.
- Promote transformative change through enhanced civic competence.