CREDIF functions as a scientific mechanism in the field of women's and gender rights, in line with the strategy set out by the Ministry of Women, Family and Children.
For the next five years, 2016-2020, this strategy can be summarized in five axes:
- The fight against gender-based violence,
- The economic empowerment of women,
- The institutionalization of the gender approach,
- The participation of women in public and political life,
- Supporting women's participation in culture and creation