DAARTT aims at promoting equitable development in Afghanistan, in particular related to construction.
DAARTT promotes access to primary and secondary education through school buildings favouring attendance of girls and to higher education through dormitories for female students.
When building schools, DAARTT also promotes quality of education.
DAARTT helps promote access to justice and health services by making proper buildings available for the Afghan justice and health systems.
In carrying out its activities, DAARTT aims at mobilizing and empowering local communities and building capacities of local and central authorities in support of equitable development.
As part of its construction activities, DAARTT provides local workers with technical skills through on-site training.
DAARTT also aims at easing the plight of vulnerable Afghan people who find themselves in a humanitarian or emergency situation by providing shelters or elements for shelters and other necessary assistance to those in need.