Vision & Mission
Vision and Mission
THE UNITED PARTY FOR NATIONAL DEVELOPMENT (UPND)
Founded in 1998, the United Party for National Development (UPND) is a national party that stands for progress, good governance, and a prosperous united Zambia. The UPND philosophy is to promote and support economic and social services that promote social justice within a mixed economy. UPND believes that Government has business being in business while at the same time allowing the private sector to thrive.
A united, prosperous and equitable Zambia
To liberate and empower every man, woman, youth and child, and people living with disabilities to achieve their full potential, through improved economic management, decentralized and participatory governance, improved integrity and probity in public service and strict observance and application of the rule of law.
OUR CORE VALUES
- The country and its people must ALWAYS come first
- Unity in diversity
- Equality before the law and Protection of freedoms and rights of all citizens
- Social Justice
- Equitable distribution of resources
- Zero tolerance to corruption
- Using power to serve people
- Christianity tolerant of other faiths.
The UPND will promote and uphold religious freedom and tolerance while maintaining Zambia as a Christian Nation.
Guiding Verse: Palms 33:12
“Blessed is the nation whose God is the LORD, the people HE has chosen as HIS own inheritance.”