To be the focal center for promoting good governance, peace and security.

Mission Statement
To create an enabling environment for the promotion of good governance and facilitate broad based participation of stakeholders in government processes and decision making in a sustainable manner inside and outside of Zanzibar.

Core Values.
i. Professionalism: Encompassing competence or skill and a high level of work ethics;
ii. Teamwork: Willingness of staff to work together to achieve the common goals;
iii. Transparency: Communicating openly and honestly with team members and information should flow freely between all levels of work;
iv. Innovativeness: An open-minded and creative approach to achieve the results;
v. Excellence: A spirit to excel by exploring new ideas and avenues that trigger performance; and
vi. Accountability: A sense of personal responsibility by the office staff in implementing their daily responsibilities