The Core Values, which the United Democratic Movement will uphold and promote and upon which its fundamental policy positions are based, are as follow:

  • respect for life, dignity and human worth of every individual;

  • integrity in public- and private life;

  • the individual rights and freedoms enshrined in our Country’s Constitution;

  • tolerance and respect for the rights and freedoms of others;

  • solidarity in the common spiritual ownership of all that is good in our Country;

  • national self-discipline based on an acceptance that each right and freedom carries with it a corresponding and equal obligation and responsibility;

  • national moral regeneration towards a clear distinction between right and wrong, between what is acceptable conduct and what not, between good and evil;

  • economic policies based on moral values;

  • freedom of religion and worship.