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The Embassy of the Republic of Rwanda to the Nordic Countries has the honour to inform the public that on Monday, February 3, 2020 the Embassy will remain closed in observance of Rwanda’s National Heroes’ Day.

Rwanda joins Israel to mark 75th Holocaust remembrance

Officials from the Government of Rwanda, Israel embassy, survivors of the Holocaust and members of the diplomatic corps accredited to Rwanda attended the event. Read more

Source: The New Times


Swedish Institute Management Programme Africa

Call for applications open to SIMP Africa 2020:
Do you want to be a part of a business network of emerging leaders? Are you in a leading position within trade, industry or the public sector and a citizen and resident in Ethiopia, Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda or Zambia? Do you have the mandate to influence the business strategy? If yes, take the unique opportunity and join the Swedish Institute Management Programme (SIMP) Africa 2020 for new perspectives on lasting success through responsible leadership and sustainable business.

Open for applications until 20 February

Read more and apply here




University of Rwanda-Newly admitted PhD students and post-doctoral researchers in Sweden urged to uphold the culture of innovation and creativity

A section of PhD nominees who will soon undertake studies in Sweden

41 doctoral students and 26 post-doctoral researchers who will soon be enrolled in 14 Swedish Universities were taken through an induction exercise aiming at explaining to them expectations out of their studies in Sweden. This was organized by UR Sweden Programme in collaboration with International Science Programme (ISP) within the existing research cooperation between Rwanda and Sweden. This is the 4th phase of the cooperation which aims to boost UR capacity building in research and deliver on Rwanda National Development Agenda.

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Sustainable development involves citizens – Kagame

Kagame was speaking in Abu Dhabi, UAE, during a Presidential Keynote Interview at the Future Sustainability Summit conducted by British broadcast journalist Nik Gowing where they discussed Rwanda’s sustainability development goals.

Source: The New Times

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