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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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Rwandans celebrated 2020 National Harvest Day known as UMUGANURA

Every year Rwandans all over the world and friends of Rwanda celebrates national harvest day knows as Umuganura, Rwanda Traditional ceremony in which the community come together to celebrate fruits of their hard work. UMUGANURA 2020 themed as “The source and Foundation of Unity and Self-reliance” In Rwanda Traditions, Umuganura “Harvest Day” was one of …

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RYAF has initiated partnership with Districts of a USAID founded project CNFA /Hingaweze interventions for supporting youth in Agribusiness

Rwandan youths, whether educated or uneducated, you will find that they have good projects but 70% of the majority are only in ideas, turning their ideas into practical ways is big challenge for many. They often need different skills than they did in school, or any other help that would allow them to come up with …

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She’s only 28,but already a successful French beans farmer.

From her training and professional internship in irrigation and production of horticulture crops in Rwanda and Israel, Rosalie Mukeshimana, a young university graduate acquired skills in growing French beans. When the 28-years-old graduated from University of Rwanda in 2014, she undertook an internship programme in irrigation and crop production of horticulture in Kirehe District of Eastern Province …

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Meet Umulisa, Rwandan Young Agripreneur running productive Chilli farming for export

Allen Umulisa, 23 is a young practitioner in Agribusiness since July 2019. She runs Chilli farming activities and most of her produce is taken to export. Umulisa’s dreams oriented her to become an ambitious farmer since she was a child. “I’m the youngest successful farmer in Rwanda; proclaims ambitious ‘farmer by birth’ “Farming is in …

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New efforts to put Agriculture under Insurance Scheme umbrella in scaling it up to the next level in Rwanda.

Rwanda Radiant Insurance ltd signed a memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Rwanda Youth in Agribusiness Forum (RYAF) on 07 July 2020 at RDI Offices in Champion Investment Corporation (CHIC) Kigali Rwanda. This MoU with build a long term relationship between two institutions for involving the youth in the national Agriculture Insurance scheme, it expected …

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Kwibohora 26th: Celebrating 26 years of Rwanda’s Agricultural Transformation

Over the last 26 years, the agriculture sector has played a tremendous role in improving the livelihoods of Rwandans and sustaining the country’s economy. It Contributes 31% to the National GDP and covers food needs that generate 50% of the country’s export revenues. The sector employs around 70% of the population. In Agriculture: Overall agricultural …

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Kayonza: Citizens laud the efforts by The Government through RDDP-RYAF Project to build sustainable cowsheds

Farmers from Kayonza District in Mwili Sector thanks the efforts by the Government of Rwanda through the project initiated by Rwanda Dairy Development Project (RDDP) in partnership with Rwanda Youth in Agribusiness Forum (RYAF) to build sustainable cowsheds aiming at increasing dairy products. The general cowshed is located in Rugeyo village, Kageyo Cell, Mwili Sector, …

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Esperance NYIRAMUCYO gets responsibility to lead Rwanda Youth in Agribusiness Forum (RYAF)

After more than four years serving as Chairman of Rwanda Youth in Agribusiness Forum (RYAF), Jean Baptiste HATEGEKIMANA on June 12th, 2020 passed the responsibility to Corporate Liaison Manager Esperance while RYAF is waiting for the new leadership. The ceremony, took place at the ministry’s headquarters, Kacyiru, and was witnessed by Director General of Corporate …

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