APA Value Statement

What We Believe

We believe in a world where everyone can enjoy their sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) free from coercion, violence and discrimination.

We believe in eliminating inequalities and addressing all disparities in access to SRHR services, information and education.

We believe in the elimination of stigma and discrimination on the basis of race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression and sex characteristics,  age, citizenship, religion, employment, disability, HIV and TB or other status.

We believe in accountability processes that are robust, participatory and transparent.

We believe in working in partnership with governments and other stakeholders to build strong and open institutions that address structural inequalities.

We believe in people-centered development, by the people and for the people.