Networking: a permanent, non-political forum for shared learning and dialogue.
Capacity Development: facilitation and coordination of training and other capacity development initiatives.
Knowledge Management: assisting members’ learning about best practices, new technologies, regulatory matters and donor opportunities.
Sectoral Transparency: facilitation of common systems by DMA members for reporting on performance and development impact.
Advocacy: articulation of DMA members’ needs and ideas to other stakeholders.
Representation: a focal point for national and international liaison, as well as for potential partnerships.