Who We Are

Objectives & Values

Strategic Objectives

  • Conducting, relevant, timely, and quality policy research and analysis to enable evidence-based policy making in Rwanda ;
  • Promoting a culture of dialogue and debate on public policy issues to influence policy and impact change ;
  • Building the internal capacity of IPAR and that of collaborating institutions to effectively undertake the tasks of policy analysis and research ;
  • To build a forum for debate on public policy in Rwanda, East Africa and beyond ;
  • To respond to the need to build external capacity for public policy research and policy analysis in Rwanda ;
  • Mobilizing resources needed to support and sustain IPAR’s strategic objectives to fully fulfill its mandate.


  • Pursuit of excellence
  • Integrity and honesty
  • Professionalism
  • Innovation and creativity
  • Teamwork