OHD is a development organization. It’s a non-government, not-for-profit and nonsectarian, non-partisan organization working for social development of vulnerable and less developed people. It’s a human-centered NGO. OHD could also be labeled as an implementing organization which designs and implements various developmental projects with the financial and technical support of international donor agencies and the government.
OHD envisions a "poverty-free, empowered & democratic society in Pakistan; which is guided by the values of equity, accountability, inclusion and respect”.
OHD Mission is to “work for the development & empowerment of socio-economically disadvantaged & vulnerable people in Pakistan and assist them in addressing their poverty-linked issues”.