Human Rights First Rwanda Association is registered in accordance with laws governing non-profit making organizations in Rwanda under law no 20/2000 of 26/7/2000, MINISTERIAL ORDER No 91/11/ of 15th June 2009. It is non partisan association and has an open membership composed of a group of human rights lawyers, University Professors, teachers and members of the community who form the general assembly. The general assembly convenes twice a year
Its main objectives are
(a) To promote human rights education and provide legal assistance and empowerment to poor , vulnerable and marginalized groups.
(b) To empower individuals and groups to campaign peaceful for their own rights and the human rights of others.
Human Rights First Rwanda Association envisages a just and equitable society.
Striving to empower as well as promote, reinforce and safeguard human rights, good governance and rule of law in Rwanda