Welcome to the official website of the Institute of Policy Analysis and Research, IPAR-Rwanda. IPAR-Rwanda is a registered independent, not-for-profit research and policy analysis Think Tank in Rwanda. It became fully functional in 2008 with the support of African Capacity Building Foundation (ACBF) and International Development Research Center (IDRC). IPAR’s mission is to Enhance Evidence Based Policy Making and Promote Dialogue and a Culture of Debate on Policy Issues in Rwanda through Conducting Timely and High quality Public Policy Analysis and Research.

This website provides fundamental information on our vision, strategic objectives, IPAR-Rwanda values, research areas, on-going projects, publications, research partnerships and opportunities.  Please visit our website and explore IPAR’s strategic actions as we press forward towards informing policy that impacts national development. Ms. Eugenia Kayitesi, Executive Director


*Agriculture and Value Chain Development 
*Social development
*Economic growth and transformation
*Environment and Natural Resources Management

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