Strategic Foundations

The Human Resource Development Council (HRDC) Board, Management and staff established a shared understanding of the Vision, Mission and Values as strategic foundations that give and define the business of the Council.


To make Botswana’s human resource globally competitive by 2026.


To advise, plan, fund and coordinate the development of Botswana’s human resource to achieve a knowledge based economy by engaging and integrating stakeholders.


We will in all our dealings with stakeholders uphold the following values:

  • Excellence - We commit to doing our best individually and collectively to drive success on a daily basis.
  • Accountability - We will act responsibly and commit to being answerable for our decisions and actions.
  • Transparency - We are open and honest in all our dealings.
  • Team Work - We will work together cohesively, towards a common goal.
  • Botho - We personify and promote the common good of society and recognise humanness as an essential element of human development.