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WFP representative assures support to Congolese refugees living in Rwanda

WFP representative assures support to Congolese refugees living in Rwanda

The UN Under-Secretary and Executive Director of the World Food Programme, Ms. Etharin Cousin, visited Congolese refugees in Nkamira Transit Center in Rubavu District, Western Province on July 20, 2013 in an effort to give them support.   Ms. Etharin arrived in Rwanda for her first time from DRC where she also visited internally displaced [...]

Minister Mukantabana reveals plans of relocating Congolese refugees

The Minister of Disaster Management and Refugee Affairs (MIDIMAR)Mukantabana Seraphine visited Congolese refugees in Nkamira Transit Center in Rubavu District in Western Province to advocate for refugees protection March 14, 2013. That was her first visit in refugee camps since she started her functions in this Ministry early last February. Minister Mukantabana said her visit [...]

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Rwanda: Japan remains committal to Rwanda’s developmental programs

The Japanese commits US$ 1.5 m to the program of two- day training of trainers from local vocational centers, launched on 22 August, 2012 in a bid to improve the community livelihood of the repatriating refugees.   Present at the occasion Ministry of Refugee Affairs and Disaster Management (Midimar) joined by the Japanese ambassador to [...]

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On June 28, 2012, six African ambassadors accredited to Rwanda visited Congolese refugees hosted in Nkamira Transit center in Rubavu district. The delegation comprised ambassadors representing: Uganda, Kenya, Sudan, Tanzania as well as the Chargee d’Affaire of DRC and the charge D’affaire of South Africa. UN agencies also were part of the delegation: WPF Abdulaye [...]

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Rwanda : Germany extends support to Congolese refugees

As a response to the current influx of Congolese refugees fleeing clashes between government and rebel groups in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, the government of Germany has committed Euros 1.2 million for emergency supplies for internally displaced persons and refugees. Last year, German offered  Euros 3.3 million in aid for this region and [...]

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