RISE promotes the interests of Indigenous Peoples and children in Myanmar and their right to provide and access a culturally appropriate, quality education in their own mother tongue. The specific objectives of the group are:
1. Promote Indigenous knowledge, language and culture.
2. Ensure access to quality; culturally appropriate education for Indigenous Peoples.
3. Engage community members and families concerning education issues in their communities.
4. Advocate for the rights of Indigenous Peoples in particular with respect to Indigenous knowledge and wisdom, language, cultural heritage and education rights.