Our vision is that people around the world, including throughout the modern Commonwealth, live in societies grounded in democracy, human rights and the rule of law. The Institute works towards this vision by:
- developing effective, evidence-based policy solutions to the challenges facing the modern Commonwealth;
- supporting the modern Commonwealth’s global network of civil society;
- engaging with Commonwealth stakeholders, including its Member States; and
- offering ground-breaking MA and PhD programmes in human rights.
The Institute strives to achieve its mission through a culture of integrity, professionalism, inclusion, diversity, innovation and collaboration.