PVK’s primary objective is to improve public awareness and understanding of the environment with a view to promoting the conservation and sustainable use of nature and natural resources, leading to a better environment and a better quality of life. To this end, PVK develops innovative programmes and educational material, and builds capacity in the field of education for sustainable development (ESD).
-To create awareness, conduct research and training for the protection and promotion of public interest, environmental justice with a focus on Gujarat.
-To help victims of pollution and environmental degradation to seek and obtain social environmental justice.
-To work actively for the protection of environment and cultural heritage of India. To work for the protection of mangroves, coastal ecology, water, conservation of natural resources, Sustanable agriculture and food security.
-To implement community oriented research and training programs in the area of public interest and sustainable development.
-To set up an information, resource, cultural and environmental law and justice center.
-To develop a cadre of volunteers who can take up ecological restoration in the state.