To develop greater cooperation between statutory and voluntary agencies of development
To animate communities to accept responsibility for their own economic, cultural and social development.
To Ensure the provision of a democratic and representative process thus enabling individuals to be involved in the decision making process.
To Strengthen Muintir na Tire’s own ability to deliver.
- Actively supporting local communities to organise and develop their capacity to effectively respond to identified needs and problems, and to promote a spirit of community service in working for the common good.
- To objectively represent and support locally identified problems, interests and viewpoints at national level, through informing government policy and developing coherent agendas for action, in co-operation with both the local communities
and the various public agencies/government departments.
- Assessing the potential implications of major economic and social forces, and policy trends, for local community development, and seeking to influence, as appropriate, government policy formation and institutional arrangements.