As a member of the International Red Cross Movement, Rwanda Red Cross society, in all its activities, is bound by seven fundamental principles upon which humanitarian values are grounded across the world.

Those principles are Humanity, Impartiality, Neutrality, Independence, Voluntary service, unity and Universality.

In addition to the seven fundamental principles aforementioned, Rwanda Red Cross also bases on additional values that underlie and guide its various activities.

In any intervention, Rwanda Red Cross respects these values:
1.   Mutuality

2.   Solidarity

3.   Better service delivery

4.   Plea for vulnerable people

5.   Confidence

6.   Swift rescue action.

7.   Open RRC services to the public.

8.   Transparency and Responsibility