ADDO was established in 2013 in Kabul, Afghanistan, by a group of Afghan volunteer as a NGO to promote democracy values and protect human rights in Afghanistan. ADDO played a key role in advocacy for promoting of the democracy in Afghanistan thorough mobilization of youth groups.
- Creation of a situation, in which human rights are understood, respected and monitored by the people; the society is governed by the rule of law and on the basis of democracy and human rights.
- ADDO works for promotion of democracy values and rule of law as well as sustainable development in Afghanistan. These two goals are inter-linked and mutually support each other.