Vision:

"A Rwanda that is politically economically harmoniously integrated in a peaceful and prosperous Region, Continent and the world”

Mission:

“To elaborate strategies and programmers, whose objectives are to implement, monitor and evaluate Rwanda’s foreign policy as well as to clearly articulate this policy both inside and outside the country”


Objectives:

Contributing to the elaboration of Rwanda’s foreign policy;

Promoting good relations based on respect, mutual interests and complementarity between Rwanda and other countries, aiming at enhancing peace, security and development;

Strengthening the bilateral relations, extending them to countries having no historical relations with Rwanda;

Promoting and protecting the interests of Rwanda along with those of the Rwandans Living Abroad(RCA)/Diaspora;

Mobilizing and attracting foreign investments into Rwanda, and making arrangements for Rwandan products to access foreign markets;

Mobilizing Rwandans living abroad and getting them involved in their country’s development;

Mobilizing bilateral and multilateral cooperation for the sake of development through re-invigorating good relations with other countries, regional and international organizations;

Make arrangements and canvas for negotiations pertaining to bilateral and multilateral agreements;

Conduct a follow-up of the implementation, the evaluation and updating of bilateral and multilateral agreements;

Supervise and coordinate the activities of Rwandan diplomatic and consular missions abroad;

Develop and keep up good working relations with the foreign diplomatic and consular missions, regional and international organizations accredited in Rwanda;

Present a positive image of Rwanda in such a way as to correct the outside world’s wrong perception of the unity and history of the Rwandan people, this being a die-hard colonial legacy;

Contribute to the efforts of the international community in combating terrorism;

Promote the human rights and, in particular, combat genocide and other crimes against humanity;

Contribute to the creation of wealth through the promotion of regional integration and equitable world trade.