Foreign Policy Principles

  • Sovereign equality of States in accordance with international law
  • A rule-based and inclusive international system
  • Non-interference in the internal affairs of other countries
  • The supremacy of diplomacy in managing and resolving global problems
  • Friendship with all countries based on mutual respect


Foreign Policy Goals

  • Enhance the security and national sovereignty of the Maldives through increased bilateral and multilateral engagement
  • Protect the Islamic identity of the Maldives and help to promote the values of Islam internationally
  • Increase the economic resilience of the Maldives
  • Promote greater regional cooperation in South Asia
  • Provide quality consular services for Maldivians
  • Promote efficiency and professionalism in the service


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