Goal: The goals of Center of Excellence in Biodiversity and Natural Resources Management (CoE) as agreed by stakeholders in 2010 is: to encourage, enable and support stakeholders to generate and apply knowledge on biodiversity and natural resources for sustainable development.

Mission: The mission of CoE is to enhance the knowledge of biodiversity and natural resource management for sustainable development.

Specific objectives of the CoE:

Enable stakeholders to generate knowledge through research and monitoring in biodiversity and natural resources.

Contribute to valorization of biodiversity and natural resources for sustainable development in Rwanda.

Enhance information sharing mechanisms in biodiversity and natural resources in Rwanda.