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International researchers hail Rwanda police’s community policing program

International researchers hail Rwanda police’s community policing program

Researchers and academicians from the International Victimology Institute Tilburg, Netherlands and the University of Rwanda, hailed Rwanda National Police for a strong existing partnership with the citizens in fostering an environment of trust. The group of 15 is in a partnership tour in the country that seeks to study about transitional justice mechanisms in Rwanda. […]

World Bank gives Miners certificates

Thirty trainees were awarded certificates, after completing a four-month course in mining by World Bank in Rwanda. Through support from the Skills Development Fund (SDF), operating under Work force Development Authority (WDA), the ceremony that took place at the Wolfram Mine located in Rwinkwavu sector in Kayonza district, Eastern Province. The training was conducted by […]

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UK varsity students in Rwanda to learn on post conflict reconstruction

Students from St Andrews University based in the UK are visiting to learn from Rwanda’s progress in post conflict reconstruction. Led by Dr. Hazel Cameron, a lecturer in Criminology and Genocide studies and currently the Director of the Centre for Peace and Conflict Studies, the delegation include four professors and eleven post graduate students. During […]

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Chinese firm disseminating fabric-manufacturing skills in Rwanda

C&H Garments Company owned by Chinese nationals, Helen Hai and Candy Ma is training Rwandan youth in manufacturing garments in Kigali. This training of 80 students comes after the Government of Rwanda through Rwanda Development Board (RDB) signed a Memorandum of Agreement with C&H Garments Company in July 2014. The Company has invested in automatic […]

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CTO boss commends Rwanda’s ICT advancement

The Secretary General of Commonwealth Telecommunications Organisation (CTO) Secretary General Tim Unwin has commended Rwanda’s efforts in promoting ICT. He made the remarks during the Commonwealth e-Governance Forum Africa themed “Smart Governance through a Networked Government,” that attracted over 200 policy makers, regulators, academia, implementing agencies, as well as application providers. “Rwanda has a lot […]

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Rwandair expands its fleet

Rwandair, the national flag carrier of Rwanda has signed a lease agreement with lessor Palma Holding Limited to add a second brand new dual class Bombardier Q 400 NextGen Turboprop Airliner. The aircraft is a large, fast, quiet and fuel efficient turboprop which provides the perfect balance of passenger comfort and operating economics with a […]

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EU Improving energy efficiency for poverty reduction in Rwanda

The European Union (EU) has committed to support Rwanda in its poverty reduction drive through improving energy efficiency by reducing energy losses in the Kigali Grid Network. In the continued effort to reduce poverty levels through the Economic Development and Poverty Reduction Strategy (EDPRS2), by the year 2020, the government has prioritized sectors of focus […]

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UN hails Rwanda for commitment to international peace building

Rwanda has played an important role in using the home- grown security initiatives to cooperate with regional and international forces to bring about peace and security in conflict-ridden nations. The director of the Police division in the United Nations, Stefan Feller, on March 18, 2015 visited the Rwanda National Police in Kigali, where he commended […]

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Rwanda is a great lesson for African countries

Defence personnel from regional countries continually use Rwanda as their case study to enable them contribute to their countries’ peace, security and development effectively. A delegation of 50 students, senior officers from Kenya Defence Staff College is visiting Rwanda on a study tour from 14 March to 22 March 2015 to emulate their Rwanda counterpart’s […]

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Army Week: Genocide survivors receive free medical care

Rwanda Military Hospital (RMH) is conducting Army Week medical activity by offering special treatment to the Genocide survivors living with different cases of diseases in Ruhango District. The medical outreach organized in partnership with FARG, Government Fund for Genocide Survivors is being undertaken at Kinazi and Gitwe hospitals in Ruhango. The activity started on Monday […]

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