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Summary: NCBI’s vision statement is intended to provide direction and purpose to everything we do. It is a description of a desired outcome that should inspire and energise us all in our work. Vision and mission statements are complementary to each other. While the vision statement presents an ideal purpose for our work and gives a direction to our ultimate destination, the mission statement represents our chosen path to get there.
For people who are blind or vision impaired to have the same opportunities, rights and choices as others to fully participate in society.
To enable people who are blind or vision impaired to overcome the barriers that impede their independence and participation in society.
NCBI’s core values give effect to our vision, permeate our mission and inform all of our actions to ensure that we achieve the highest standards in everything we do.
NCBI listens to those who use our services, to staff members, volunteers and all other stakeholders and collaborates in the design and delivery of our services and related activities.
NCBI acknowledges and respects the right of people to make choices about their lives. We strive to support people who are blind or vision impaired in exercising this right.
Openness and Accountability:
NCBI carries out its work in an open manner and is accountable to all stakeholders for our actions and decisions.
Pursuit of Excellence:
NCBI is committed to attaining excellence in everything we do through our policies and staff practices.