RPA Objectives & Core Values

Objectives

A.    To enhance national, sub regional and regional capacity for conflict prevention, conflict management, conflict resolution and peace building, by drawing on Rwanda’s extensive peace building experience based on homegrown solutions and international best practices, as well as anticipating and preparing for future challenges.
B.    To contribute to the development of a sub regional and regional capacity in the delivery of integrated Peace Support Operations at the strategic and operational levels.
C.    To support the African Union Peace and Security Architecture and regional initiatives by adding value through research and innovative thinking, capacity building and exchanges at the regional and international levels.
D.    To enhance the understanding of critical peace and security issues, particularly the recovery-development nexus, at the regional and international levels.
E.    To establish collaborative relations with national and international institutions and to organize public events to raise awareness and promote understanding of peace building at the national and international levels.
F.    To create an effective, efficient and sustainable management and support arrangements for the Rwanda Peace Academy.
G.    To enhance the understanding of critical peace and security issues, particularly the recovery-development nexus, at the regional and international levels.
H.    To establish collaborative relations with national and international institutions and to organize public events to raise awareness and promote understanding of peace building at the national and international levels.
I.    To create an effective, efficient and sustainable management and support arrangements for the Rwanda Peace Academy.

Core Values

Excellence; Professionalism; Mutual Respect; Dignity; Integrity; Democratic Culture and Accountability.