Mission:

The mission of BCMD is to nurture democracy in Bhutan through civic engagement, public discourse and media literate citizens.

Vision:

A GNH­inspired vibrant democracy that engages all citizens

Values:

BCMD believes in the power of ideas and openness to change the world. We believe that Bhutanese society is capable of making Gross National Happiness a reality through a vigorously contested and transparent set of elected institutions, a professional media and literate society, social justice and equity. Within the organization, we believe our team members are our assets, and we uphold innovativeness, integrity, accountability and teamwork.

BCMD’s Objectives:

● Create a responsible citizenry that will actively engage in the practices of democracy.

● Strengthen the professionalism of the media and help educate both media professionals and their audiences as to the role of the media in building a democratic society.

● Create public spaces for civic discourse.

● Create multi­media resources for/on media and democracy and promote their distribution.

● Strengthen the institutions of civil society, most of which are newly created.