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Govt launches new IFAD project of worth $ 83 million to mitigate drought burden in Kayonza District.

The Ministry of Agriculture and Animal Resources (MINAGRI) in collaboration with the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) through Rwanda Agriculture and Animal Resources Development Board (RAB) launched a new IFAD Project (KIIMP) to mitigate drought burden in Eastern Province. On the 15th of September 2020 at an event held in Kayonza District eastern province …

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NAEB: Youth encouraged to grow coffee for sustainable development.

Young people are encouraged to grow coffee for their own development and increase their productivity in terms of quality and quantity. According to the Director of the National Agricultural for Export Development Board (NAEB), Eng. Eric Ruganintwali, Quality Assurance Regulations Division Manager says that the youth of the country are called upon to cultivate coffee …

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President Kagame has given homework to the youth to feed Africa.

He made this call during the AGRF 2020 Summit, that is taking place here at Kigali from 08th– 11th August 2020 where, He called on African youth to take part in modern agriculture so that the continental can achieve its food security goals, while agriculture and livestock plays a significant role in economic development. Agriculture …

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Rwanda Prime Minister calls for more African youth to take agriculture as a profitable opportunity for their livelihood.

He made this call during the launch of the first virtual AGRF Summit 2020 took place today in Kigali Rwanda September 8, at the Kigali Convention Center.  Under “Feed the Cities, Grow the Continent – Leveraging Urban Food Markets to Achieve Sustainable Food Systems in Africa.” as a call to action to rethink our food …

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DG RAB Patrick KARANGWA Presided over the handover ceremony between Outgoing Coordinator Alexis NDAGIJIMANA and the New SPIU /IFAD Coordinator Stephen RWAMULANGWA.

Wednesday 02th Sept 2020 at MINAGRI Conference hall Dr Patrick Karangwa, the Director General of Rwanda Agriculture and Animal Resources Development Board (RAB) presided over the handover ceremony of Alexis NDAGIJIMANA the SPIU/IFAD Rwanda Coordinator and Dr. Steffen the incoming Steffen RWAMULANGWA recently appointed by Cabinet meeting of August 14th 2020. In his closing remarks, Dr Patrique KARANGWA …

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The 62 young agri-entrepreneurs selected’ under UNDP fund in Rwanda

The Ministry of Agriculture and Animal Resources (MINAGRI) today released a list of 62 young agri-entrepreneurs with various agricultural and livestock projects in Rwanda who have been selected to be funded on Enhancing Climate resilient and Integrated Agriculture in Disaster Prone Area of Rwanda This comes after a number of young people in Rwanda in …

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RYAF and Gatsibo District sign deal for finding out opportunities for the youth in agriculture.

On 21 August 2020, a signing ceremony of Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between Rwanda Youth in Agribusiness Forum (RYAF) and the Gatsibo district. On behalf of two sides with the presence of Esperance NYIRAMUCYO the Acting Coordinator of RYAF and Corporate Liaison Manager and Theogene MANZI the vice Mayor in charge of Economic Development. The …

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Tomato Trees and Passion Fruit has helped lift him out of poverty.

It has become clear that agriculture has become a better place for young people in Rwanda to thrive, but even though they still have obstacles in their businesses. Some young people in Rwanda continue to promote agriculture as businesses.   Norbert TUYISHIME is a 29-year-old entrepreneur who grows tree tomatoes and Passion Fruit on 1 …

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Making farming more productive and Profitable for Rwandan Young Farmers.

She’s 20 years old girl but has made history by becoming the bet among of young agricultural entrepreneurs in Rwanda through grows and sells productive Fruit and Agroforestry seedlings in Kamonyi District Gacurabwenge sector. Anne Tuyizere, is student at INES-Ruhengeri campus doing Biomedical Laboratory science in faculty of applied fundamental science in level II. She …

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Cerebrating International Youth Day, by supporting young’s role in global Action.

International Youth Day was designated by the United Nations (UN) in the year 1999, in an attempt to raise awareness regarding the cultural and legal issue concerning youth. The first IYD was observed on 12 August 2000 and has been observed annually ever since. In 1999, the General Assembly endorsed the recommendation made the ‘World …

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