The center seeks to provide the proper means for achieving comprehensive and sustainable development for the local community of the Jordan Valley in particular and the country in general. Development is achieved and continued with spreading peace, stability, international and regional cooperation. This forms a prerequisite to achieve peace for the people of the area, organize cooperation, exchange of experience in the different fields of development, especially in the fields of natural resources, agriculture, water, environment, tourism, human development and strategic studies. The center also focusses on developing local communities in the fields of health, education and environment. The center seeks to strengthen women and youth participation in the public life.
JVCCD aims to rehabilitate heritage villages, religious shrines and archeological areas and to preserve the cultural, environmental and touristic identity of the area.