Every organization has certain features that emblematically represents and/or identifies it. The ARD is identifiable by the below emblematic elements:
Gold and Green. The gold represents minerals and empowerment while the green represents hope, sustainability and prosperity.
A rising sun behind the letters “ARD”
“Driving the change we need”
Objectives of ARD
The ARD has several objectives. Four of the core objectives include the following:
- Campaigning for greater public participation in the decisions that affect the management and control of Liberia’s natural resources and its economy as mandated by Article 7 of the Liberian Constitution.
- Monitoring and assessing the compliance levels of Government and other stakeholders on established human rights standards and/or in relations to economic, social and cultural rights in Liberia.
- Networking, sharing and documenting work, activities or programs initiated by member organizations in their respective communities in relations to economic, social and cultural rights.
- Ensuring that corporations act as good corporate citizens with regard to human rights, social responsibility and environmental sustainability.