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Polling stations for Dec 17th Referendum: Stockholm, Gothenburg, Oslo and Copenhagen 

Rwandans in the Nordic Countries will all have the chance to vote at the December 17th, 2015 referendum at locations close to their homes.

We can now confirm that their will be polling stations in the following cities:

  1. Stockholm
  2. Gothenburg
  3. Oslo
  4. Copenhagen

Rwandans resident in southern parts of Sweden may vote from Copenhagen, Denmark as that is considerably close than either one of the polling stations in Sweden. For more details, call the Embassy, send us an email or contact us through our Twitter account (@RwandaEmbassySE) or our Facebook Page (Embassy of Rwanda, Stockholm).

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ANNOUNCEMENT: Referendum vote in Sweden, Norway, Denmark and Finland

Dear Members of the Rwandan community in the Nordic Countries,

Kindly be informed that polling stations will be set up for you to vote in the referendum on December 17, 2015.

Arrangements are underway to determine the exact location of the polling stations.  The Embassy is doing all it can to ensure that you will all have at least one polling station in each country. However, that might not work out in which case polling stations will be placed at boarder towns closest to your Country as in the past.

Sweden: confirmed polling stations:

  1. Stockholm (Embassy of Rwanda. Barnhusgatan 3, Stockholm. Nearest train stations: T-Central and Hötorget).
  2. Gothenburg (Location to be announced).

Locations for the polling stations for Norway, Denmark and Finland are yet to be confirmed. We share the locations as soon as we get them.

In the meantime, feel free to contact the embassy if you still have any questions.

 

Embassy.

 

Rwandan peacekeepers train S. Sudan teachers

Rwandan peacekeepers serving under the United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) have provided basic training in computer science to teachers of All Saints Primary School at Rajaf East Payam for a period of two months.

The subjects covered include basic concepts of computer science, word processing (Microsoft Word), spreadsheet (Microsoft Excel), Power Point presentation (Microsoft Power Point) and Internet. More

Rwanda economy stands strong – World Bank envoy

Rwanda has what it takes to sustain its strong economic performance over the years as well as deal with any possible unforeseen challenges, the outgoing World Bank country manager has said.

Carolyn Turk was speaking to journalists shortly after bidding farewell to President Paul Kagame at Village Urugwiro in Kigali yesterday.

She said she was confident in the government’s readiness to address challenges often faced by fast-growing economies like Rwanda. More

Ministry of Health Notice

People coming to Rwanda from Ebola affected countries will use the (e-reporting) web based self-reporting system once a day before 4pm to provide an update on their health status and immediately report any unusual clinical symptoms by calling 114 (toll free). More