Rwanda Standards Board

Regional and international cooperation

Rwanda Standards Board participates in regional and international standardization activities by taking part into Standards setting and Standards harmonization processes among other standards based cooperation activities.
Participating into Regional and International standardization activities has significant advantages to Rwanda, including:


  • Representing Rwanda into Regional and International Standardization activities.
  • Removing barriers to Regional and International trade.
  • Influencing Regional and International Standards development process.
  • Creating Regional and International Pathways and Market.
  • Avoiding the waste of resource by “reinventing the wheel”.
  • Improvement of doing business.
  • Transferring and acquiring state-of-the-art technological know-how.
  • Safeguarding public health and safety by establishing a base of requirements for application to local or imported products in these regulated areas.